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Welcome to Alamo ...

The town of Alamo is located in Montgomery County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Alamo has a population of 65 people<1> (see below for details).

Alamo was established in 1826.

The community of Alamo is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Alamo lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Alamo (for example, toward Georgetown (IL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Alamo lies within the (765) area code.

The ZIP code for Alamo: 47916<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Alamo had a population of 66 people. This makes Alamo the county's 11th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 66 people, the population of Alamo decreased 51.82% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 137 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Alamo had an population of 65 people. This is a decrease of 1.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 52.55% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Alamo ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alamo and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Crawfordsville   [Map]   16,001   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Darlington   [Map]   842   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   517   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ladoga   [Map]   1,005   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Linden   [Map]   753   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
New Market   [Map]   629   E   7 miles [11.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alamo.

Communities Also Named Alamo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Alamo - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico (2), North Dakota, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alamo. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alamo. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alamo.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alamo:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alamo ...

Looking for more information about Alamo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Alamo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alamo, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Alamo.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Alamo. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alamo.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alamo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Alamo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Alamo or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Alamo. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alamo) 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 Alamo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alamo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alamo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9836, Longitude: -87.0553     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alamo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Alamo.