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Welcome to Alridge ...

Alridge is located in Bingham County<1>.

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

Alridge is 4,960 feet [1,512 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Alridge is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Alridge lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Alridge lies within the (208) area code.

Communities near Alridge ...

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

  • Idaho Falls
  • Ammon
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ammon
    • Ammon lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Alridge.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,726 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ammon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ammon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ammon<5>
  • Blackfoot
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackfoot
    • Blackfoot lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Alridge.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,025 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackfoot have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackfoot
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blackfoot<5>
  • Shelley
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelley
    • Shelley lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Alridge.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,652 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelley<5>
  • Firth
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Firth
    • Firth lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alridge.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 501 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Firth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Firth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Firth<5>
  • Basalt
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Basalt
    • Basalt lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Alridge.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 411 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Basalt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Basalt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Basalt<5>
  • Taylorville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorville
    • Taylorville lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Alridge.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorville
  • Bone
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bone
    • Bone lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Alridge.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bone
  • Wapello
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wapello
    • Wapello lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Alridge.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wapello
  • Woodville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodville
    • Woodville lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Alridge.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alridge ...

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

Adding Alridge to Our Gazetteer ...

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

The earliest source that we've referenced which mentioned Alridge was on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Idaho (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alridge.

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

The official website for Bingham County: www.co.bingham.id.us/

The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Idaho's counties, including Bingham, 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 Alridge - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alridge) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2113, Longitude: -112.0050       In this case, the coordinates for Alridge 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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