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Welcome to Alpine ...

Alpine is located in Fayette County<1>.

Alpine is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Alpine lies within the (765) area code.

Adding Alpine to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Alpine 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 Alpine was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Alpine on a map titled .

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

Communities Also Named Alpine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 43 communities that are also named Alpine - they are located in Alabama (2), Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas (3), California (3), Colorado (2), Florida (3), Georgia (2), Idaho (2), Illinois, Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana (2), Nevada (2), New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia (3), Washington and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Alpine ...

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

  • Connersville [Fayette County]
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    • Connersville [Fayette County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Alpine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,656 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Connersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Connersville<4>
  • Batesville [Ripley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batesville
    • Batesville [Ripley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Alpine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,749 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Batesville<4>
  • Rushville [Rush County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rushville
    • Rushville [Rush County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Alpine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,058 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rushville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rushville<4>
  • Brookville [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookville
    • Brookville [Franklin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Alpine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,528 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookville<4>
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    • Liberty [Union County]
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      • Liberty [Union County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Alpine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,000 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<4>
    • Cambridge City [Wayne County]
    • Dublin [Wayne County]
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      • Dublin [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Alpine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dublin
    • Oldenburg [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oldenburg
      • Oldenburg [Franklin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Alpine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 662 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oldenburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oldenburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oldenburg<4>
    • West College Corner [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West College Corner
      • West College Corner [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Alpine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 629 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West College Corner have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West College Corner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West College Corner<4>
    • Laurel [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
      • Laurel [Franklin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the south of Alpine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alpine ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Indiana

About Fayette County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fayette County: www.co.fayette.in.us/

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 Fayette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alpine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alpine) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alpine. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AlpineOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alpine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5546, Longitude: -85.1759    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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