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Alfont, Indiana

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Welcome to Alfont ...

Alfont is located in Madison County.

Alfont is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Alfont is located in the (765) area code.

Communities near Alfont ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Anderson   [Map]   55,130   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Carmel   [Map]   91,065   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cicero   [Map]   4,826   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cumberland   [Map]   5,599   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fishers   [Map]   90,127   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Greenfield   [Map]   21,709   S   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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 Alfont. 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 Alfont. 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 Alfont.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alfont ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning 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) Alfont. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Indiana: www.in.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alfont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alfont. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alfont) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alfont. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9514, Longitude: -85.8147     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alfont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alfont.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Alfont.