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Welcome to Altmar ...

Altmar is located in La Salle County<1>.

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

Altmar is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Altmar: (815) and (779)<4>

Communities Also Named Altmar ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Altmar - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Altmar ...

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

  • Ottawa [La Salle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ottawa
    • Ottawa [La Salle County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Altmar
    • Estimated population in 2018: 18,128 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ottawa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ottawa<6>
  • Streator [La Salle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Streator have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Streator
    • Streator [La Salle County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the east of Altmar
    • Estimated population in 2018: 13,196 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Streator
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Streator<6>
  • Peru [La Salle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peru
    • Peru [La Salle County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Altmar
    • Estimated population in 2018: 9,798 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peru
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peru<6>
  • La Salle [La Salle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Salle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Salle
    • La Salle [La Salle County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Altmar
    • Estimated population in 2018: 9,064 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Salle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Salle<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Spring Valley [Bureau County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Valley
      • Spring Valley [Bureau County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Altmar
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,199 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Valley<6>
    • Marseilles [La Salle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marseilles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marseilles
      • Marseilles [La Salle County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Altmar
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,873 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marseilles
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marseilles<6>
    • Oglesby [La Salle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oglesby
      • Oglesby [La Salle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Altmar
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,587 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oglesby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oglesby<6>
    • Seneca [La Salle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seneca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seneca
      • Seneca [La Salle County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Altmar
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,261 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seneca
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seneca<6>
    • Minonk [Woodford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minonk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minonk
      • Minonk [Woodford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Altmar
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,987 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minonk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minonk<6>
    • North Utica [La Salle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Utica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Utica
      • North Utica [La Salle County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Altmar
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,346 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Utica

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Altmar ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About La Salle County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for La Salle County: www.lasallecounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including La Salle, 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 Altmar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (779) is an overlay for area code (815).
<5>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- Altmar) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Altmar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1420, Longitude: -88.8926       In this case, the coordinates for Altmar 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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