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Algiers, Indiana

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Welcome to Algiers ...

Algiers is located in Pike County.

Algiers is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Algiers is located in the (812) area code.

Communities near Algiers ...

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>
Holland   [Map]   626   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Huntingburg   [Map]   6,130   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jasper   [Map]   15,503   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Loogootee   [Map]   2,708   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Monroe City   [Map]   533   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Oakland City   [Map]   2,419   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Algiers ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Algiers - they are located in Louisiana and Vermont.

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

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 Algiers. 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 Algiers. 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 Algiers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Algiers ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Algiers. 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
 RV PartsCemeteries
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 Algiers. 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 Algiers - 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 that starts in Algiers. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Algiers) 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 Algiers. 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 Algiers

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Algiers. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4869, Longitude: -87.1740     [Map].

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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 Algiers.

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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 Algiers.