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Welcome to Alquina ...

Alquina is located in Fayette County<1>.

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

Alquina is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Alquina: (765)

Communities near Alquina ...

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

  • Richmond [Wayne County]
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    • Richmond [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Alquina
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35,342 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<5>
  • Oxford [Butler County]
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    • Oxford [Butler County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Alquina
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,110 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<5>
  • Connersville [Fayette County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Connersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Connersville
    • Connersville [Fayette County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Alquina
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,796 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Connersville<5>
  • Centerville [Wayne County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Centerville [Wayne County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Alquina
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,579 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brookville [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookville
      • Brookville [Franklin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Alquina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,529 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookville<5>
    • Liberty [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Liberty [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Alquina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,986 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
    • Cambridge City [Wayne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cambridge City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Cambridge City [Wayne County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Alquina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,750 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cambridge City<5>
    • Dublin [Wayne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dublin
      • Dublin [Wayne County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Alquina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 747 people
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    • West College Corner [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West College Corner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West College Corner
      • West College Corner [Union County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Alquina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 626 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West College Corner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West College Corner<5>
    • Laurel [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
      • Laurel [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Alquina
      • Estimated population in 2019: 542 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alquina ...

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

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About Fayette County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alquina. 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 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alquina - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alquina) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alquina. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6128, Longitude: -85.0547       In this case, the coordinates for Alquina have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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