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Welcome to Aldridge ...

Aldridge is located in Union County<1>.

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

Aldridge is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Aldridge is within the (618) area code.

Communities Also Named Aldridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Aldridge - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, Montana, Texas, Utah and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Aldridge ...

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

  • Cape Girardeau [Cape Girardeau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape Girardeau
    • Cape Girardeau [Cape Girardeau County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Aldridge
    • Estimated population in 2018: 39,853 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cape Girardeau
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cape Girardeau<5>
  • Carbondale [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbondale
    • Carbondale [Jackson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Aldridge
    • Estimated population in 2018: 25,376 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbondale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carbondale<5>
  • Jackson [Cape Girardeau County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jackson
    • Jackson [Cape Girardeau County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Aldridge
    • Estimated population in 2018: 14,994 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<5>
  • Murphysboro [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murphysboro
    • Murphysboro [Jackson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Aldridge
    • Estimated population in 2018: 7,477 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murphysboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murphysboro<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Anna [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anna
      • Anna [Union County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Aldridge
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,143 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anna<5>
    • Jonesboro [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jonesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesboro
      • Jonesboro [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Aldridge
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,709 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesboro<5>
    • Cobden [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cobden
      • Cobden [Union County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Aldridge
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,079 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cobden<5>
    • Grand Tower [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Tower have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Tower
      • Grand Tower [Jackson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Aldridge
      • Estimated population in 2018: 568 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Tower
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Tower<5>
    • Makanda [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Makanda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Makanda
      • Makanda [Jackson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Aldridge
      • Estimated population in 2018: 536 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Makanda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Makanda<5>
    • Alto Pass [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alto Pass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alto Pass
      • Alto Pass [Union County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Aldridge
      • Estimated population in 2018: 368 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alto Pass
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alto Pass<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 Aldridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aldridge.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aldridge ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Illinois

About Union County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Union, 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 Aldridge - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aldridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aldridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5584, Longitude: -89.4701       In this case, the coordinates for Aldridge 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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