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Welcome to Alpha ...
The village of Alpha is located in Henry County.
The location of Alpha has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Alpha: AL-fuh<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alpha has a population of 646 people<3> (see below for details).
Alpha is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Alpha lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Alpha is located in the (309) area code.
The ZIP code for Alpha: 61413<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alpha had a population of 671 people. This makes Alpha the county's 10th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 671 people, the population of Alpha decreased 7.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 726 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alpha had an population of 646 people. This is a decrease of 3.73% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.02% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alpha.
Communities near Alpha ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Alpha and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alpha.
Communities Also Named Alpha ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Alpha - they are located in Arkansas, California, Georgia, Idaho (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington (2), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alpha.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alpha:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alpha ...
Looking for more information about Alpha? 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 Alpha, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alpha.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019