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Welcome to Alvin ...

Alvin is located in Madison County.

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

Alvin is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Alvin: (706) and (762)<3>

Communities Also Named Alvin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Alvin: This one is located in Madison County and the other is located in Banks County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 10 communities that are also named Alvin - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Alvin ...

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

  • Athens [Clarke County]
  • Jefferson [Jackson County]
  • Commerce [Jackson County]
  • Royston [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Royston have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Royston
    • Royston [Franklin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the east of Alvin
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Royston
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lavonia [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lavonia have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lavonia
      • Lavonia [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast of Alvin
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lavonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lavonia
    • Maysville [Banks County]
    • Arcade [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcade have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arcade
      • Arcade [Jackson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest of Alvin
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcade
    • Nicholson [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nicholson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nicholson
      • Nicholson [Jackson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest of Alvin
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nicholson
    • Winterville [Clarke County]
    • Franklin Springs [Franklin 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 Alvin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alvin.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alvin. 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 Alvin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alvin ...

Looking for more information about Alvin? 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 Alvin? 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 Alvin, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alvin.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Madison County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.madisonco.us/

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 Alvin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alvin) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alvin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2343, Longitude: -83.3240       In this case, the coordinates for Alvin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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