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Welcome to Almora Heights ...

Almora Heights is located in Kane County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Almora Heights: Almora Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Almora Heights is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Almora Heights ...

Junior League:   www.jlkd.org/

Communities near Almora Heights ...

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

  • Aurora [Kane County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aurora
    • Aurora [Kane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Almora Heights
    • Estimated population in 2018: 199,602 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<5>
  • Arlington Heights [Cook County]
  • Schaumburg [Cook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schaumburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schaumburg
    • Schaumburg [Cook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Almora Heights
    • Estimated population in 2018: 73,509 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schaumburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schaumburg<5>
  • Palatine [Cook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palatine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palatine
    • Palatine [Cook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Almora Heights
    • Estimated population in 2018: 68,053 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palatine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palatine<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wheaton [DuPage County]
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      • Wheaton [DuPage County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Almora Heights
      • Estimated population in 2018: 53,150 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheaton<5>
    • Hoffman Estates [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoffman Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoffman Estates
      • Hoffman Estates [Cook County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Almora Heights
      • Estimated population in 2018: 51,197 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoffman Estates<5>
    • Bartlett [DuPage County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bartlett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bartlett
      • Bartlett [DuPage County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Almora Heights
      • Estimated population in 2018: 40,931 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bartlett<5>
    • Crystal Lake [McHenry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crystal Lake
      • Crystal Lake [McHenry County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Almora Heights
      • Estimated population in 2018: 40,036 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crystal Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal Lake<5>
    • Carol Stream [DuPage County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carol Stream have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carol Stream
      • Carol Stream [DuPage County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Almora Heights
      • Estimated population in 2018: 39,601 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carol Stream
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carol Stream<5>
    • Streamwood [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Streamwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Streamwood
      • Streamwood [Cook County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Almora Heights
      • Estimated population in 2018: 39,570 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Streamwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Streamwood<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 Almora Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Almora Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almora Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Illinois

About Kane County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kane County: www.co.kane.il.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Kane, 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 Almora Heights - 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- Almora Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Almora Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0428, Longitude: -88.3440       In this case, the coordinates for Almora Heights 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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