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Alachua II, Florida

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So far, we have found very little information about Alachua II. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Alachua II to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Alachua II, please Contact Us.

Alachua II would have been located within present day Alachua County.

The location of Alachua II has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Alachua II is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Alachua II was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Alachua II once stood is in the (352) area code.

Communities near Alachua II ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alachua II and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Alachua   [Map]   9,982   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Archer   [Map]   1,209   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gainesville   [Map]   132,249   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hawthorne   [Map]   1,519   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
McIntosh   [Map]   477   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Micanopy   [Map]   631   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alachua II.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alachua II. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alachua II. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alachua II.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alachua II:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Alachua II, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alachua II - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alachua II) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alachua II. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.6169, Longitude: -82.3665     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alachua II have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alachua II.

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