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Welcome to Alworth ...

Alworth is located in Winnebago County<1>.

Alworth is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Alworth: (815) & (779)<3>

Communities near Alworth ...

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

  • Rockford [Winnebago County]
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    • Rockford [Winnebago County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Alworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 145,609 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockford<5>
  • Loves Park [Winnebago County]
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    • Loves Park [Winnebago County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,371 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loves Park have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loves Park<5>
  • Machesney Park [Winnebago County]
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    • Machesney Park [Winnebago County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Alworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,677 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Machesney Park have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Machesney Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Machesney Park<5>
  • Roscoe [Winnebago County]
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    • Roscoe [Winnebago County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Alworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,510 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roscoe have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roscoe<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • South Beloit [Winnebago County]
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      • South Beloit [Winnebago County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Alworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,624 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Beloit have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Beloit<5>
    • Rockton [Winnebago County]
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      • Rockton [Winnebago County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Alworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,441 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockton<5>
    • Byron [Ogle County]
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      • Byron [Ogle County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Alworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,668 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byron<5>
    • Oregon [Ogle County]
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      • Oregon [Ogle County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Alworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,470 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oregon<5>
    • Cherry Valley [Winnebago County]
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      • Cherry Valley [Winnebago County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Alworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,877 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherry Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherry Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherry Valley<5>
    • Mount Morris [Ogle County]
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      • Mount Morris [Ogle County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,794 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Morris<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 Alworth. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alworth.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alworth ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Winnebago County: www.co.winnebago.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 Winnebago, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alworth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (779) is an overlay for area code (815).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alworth) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alworth. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AlworthOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alworth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2435, Longitude: -89.2459    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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