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Welcome to Alfordsville ...

The town of Alfordsville is located in Davies's County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Alfordsville has a population of 100 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Alfordsville.

Alfordsville is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel south from Alfordsville (for example, toward Dale), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Alfordsville is located in the (812) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Alfordsville had an population of 100 people. This is a decrease of 0.99% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Alfordsville had a population of 101 people. This makes Alfordsville the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 101 people, the population of Alfordsville decreased 9.82% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 112 people).

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

Adding Alfordsville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Alfordsville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alfordsville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alfordsville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Alfordsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alfordsville - it's located in North Carolina.

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

Communities near Alfordsville ...

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

  • Jasper [Dubois County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jasper
    • Jasper [Dubois County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Alfordsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,724 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jasper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jasper<6>
  • Washington [Davies's County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
    • Washington [Davies's County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Alfordsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,528 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<6>
  • Huntingburg [Dubois County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntingburg
    • Huntingburg [Dubois County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Alfordsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,170 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntingburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntingburg<6>
  • Loogootee [Martin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loogootee
    • Loogootee [Martin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Alfordsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,700 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loogootee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loogootee<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Petersburg [Pike County]
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      • Petersburg [Pike County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Alfordsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,317 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
    • French Lick [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for French Lick
      • French Lick [Orange County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Alfordsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,777 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on French Lick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for French Lick<6>
    • Odon [Davies's County]
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      • Odon [Davies's County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Alfordsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,385 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Odon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Odon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Odon<6>
    • Winslow [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winslow
      • Winslow [Pike County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Alfordsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 828 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winslow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winslow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winslow<6>
    • Shoals [Martin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoals
      • Shoals [Martin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Alfordsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 789 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shoals have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoals
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shoals<6>
    • Montgomery [Davies's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
      • Montgomery [Davies's County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Alfordsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 759 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montgomery<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alfordsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Davies's County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Davies's, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alfordsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alfordsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alfordsville) 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 Alfordsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AlfordsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alfordsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5605, Longitude: -86.9482       In this case, the coordinates for Alfordsville 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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