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Welcome to Alma Lake ...

Alma Lake is located in Parke County.

The location of Alma Lake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Alma Lake: Alma Lk.

Alma Lake is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

The telephone area code for Alma Lake: (765)

Communities near Alma Lake ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alma Lake and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Bainbridge   [Map]   749   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Brazil   [Map]   8,078   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cloverdale   [Map]   2,113   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Coatesville   [Map]   549   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Greencastle   [Map]   10,529   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Harmony   [Map]   624   SW   5 miles [8 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alma Lake. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alma Lake. 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 Alma Lake.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alma Lake ...

Looking for more information about Alma Lake? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alma Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Alma Lake) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alma Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6084, Longitude: -87.0195     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alma Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alma Lake.

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