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Welcome to Almont ...

Almont is located in Clinton County<1>.

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

Almont is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Almont lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Almont: (563)

Adding Almont to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Almont in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Almont was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Almont on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Iowa (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Almont on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Almont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Almont - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Michigan, North Dakota, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

Communities near Almont ...

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

  • Clinton [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton [Clinton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Almont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,039 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<5>
  • Camanche [Clinton County]
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    • Camanche [Clinton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Almont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,368 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camanche have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camanche
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camanche<5>
  • Morrison [Whiteside County]
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    • Morrison [Whiteside County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Almont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,950 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrison<5>
  • Fulton [Whiteside County]
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    • Fulton [Whiteside County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Almont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fulton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fulton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Savanna [Carroll County]
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      • Savanna [Carroll County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Almont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,777 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Savanna<5>
    • Mount Carroll [Carroll County]
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      • Mount Carroll [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Almont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,562 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carroll
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carroll<5>
    • Preston [Jackson County]
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      • Preston [Jackson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Almont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 941 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Preston<5>
    • Albany [Whiteside County]
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      • Albany [Whiteside County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Almont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 856 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<5>
    • Hanover [Jo Daviess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanover
      • Hanover [Jo Daviess County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Almont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 769 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover<5>
    • Thomson [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomson
      • Thomson [Carroll County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Almont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 548 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomson<5>

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 Almont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Almont.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almont ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Iowa

About Clinton County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clinton County: www.clintoncountyiowa.com/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Iowa's counties, including Clinton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Almont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Almont) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Almont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9753, Longitude: -90.1990       In this case, the coordinates for Almont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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