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Welcome to Alps ...

Alps is located in Meriwether County.

The location of Alps has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Alps is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Alps lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Alps (for example, toward Roanoke (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Communities Also Named Alps ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Alps - they are located in New Mexico (2), New York and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alps.

Communities near Alps ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alps.

  • Newnan [Coweta County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newnan have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newnan
    • Newnan [Coweta County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Alps
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newnan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newnan
  • Peachtree City [Fayette County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peachtree City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peachtree City
    • Peachtree City [Fayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Alps
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peachtree City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peachtree City
  • Senoia [Coweta County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senoia have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Senoia
    • Senoia [Coweta County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north of Alps
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Senoia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Senoia
  • Grantville [Coweta County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hogansville [Troup County]
    • Zebulon [Pike County]
    • Woodbury [Meriwether County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbury have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbury
      • Woodbury [Meriwether County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south of Alps
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodbury
    • Greenville [Meriwether County]
    • Luthersville [Meriwether County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luthersville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luthersville
      • Luthersville [Meriwether County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest of Alps
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luthersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Luthersville
    • Brooks [Fayette County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alps. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alps.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alps. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alps.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alps. See our Newspapers Page for Alps.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alps ...

Looking for more information about Alps? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Alps? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alps, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alps.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Georgia

About Meriwether County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alps. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alps - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alps) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alps. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1482, Longitude: -84.6033       In this case, the coordinates for Alps have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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