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Welcome to Alorton ...

The village of Alorton is located in Saint Clair County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Alorton has a population of 1,901 people<3> (see below for details).

Alorton is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Alorton: (618)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Alorton had an population of 1,901 people. This is a decrease of 5.04% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 30.85% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Alorton had a population of 2,002 people. This makes Alorton the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Alorton represents 0.02% of the population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 491st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,002 people, the population of Alorton decreased 27.17% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,749 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Alorton.

Communities near Alorton ...

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

  • Saint Louis [Saint Louis City]
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    • Saint Louis [Saint Louis City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Alorton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 300,576 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Louis<6>
  • Florissant [Saint Louis County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florissant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florissant
    • Florissant [Saint Louis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Alorton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,952 people
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  • Belleville [Saint Clair County]
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    • Belleville [Saint Clair County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Alorton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,897 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belleville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belleville<6>
  • University City [Saint Louis City]
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    • University City [Saint Louis City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Alorton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,165 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • O'Fallon [Saint Clair County]
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      • O'Fallon [Saint Clair County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Alorton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,583 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for O'Fallon<6>
    • Granite City [Madison County]
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      • Granite City [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Alorton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,158 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granite City<6>
    • Kirkwood [Saint Louis County]
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      • Kirkwood [Saint Louis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Alorton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,807 people
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    • Edwardsville [Madison County]
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      • Edwardsville [Madison County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Alorton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,233 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edwardsville<6>
    • Collinsville [Madison County]
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      • Collinsville [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Alorton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,395 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collinsville<6>
    • Webster Groves [Saint Louis County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webster Groves have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Webster Groves
      • Webster Groves [Saint Louis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Alorton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,819 people
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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 Alorton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alorton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alorton ...

Looking for more information about Alorton? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alorton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alorton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Saint Clair County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Clair County: www.co.st-clair.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 Saint Clair, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alorton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alorton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Alorton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alorton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alorton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alorton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5849, Longitude: -90.1137       In this case, the coordinates for Alorton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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