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The location of Almo













Welcome to Almo ...

Almo is located in Calloway County.

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

Almo is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Almo lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Almo: (270)

The ZIP code for Almo: 42020<3>

Communities near Almo ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Almo and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Benton   [Map]   4,499   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dogtown   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Farmington   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hardin   [Map]   614   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Hazel   [Map]   407   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Kirksey   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Almo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Almo - it's located in Idaho.

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

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 Almo. 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 Almo. 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 Almo.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almo ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Kentucky

About Calloway County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.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 Almo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Almo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Almo or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>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- Almo) 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 Almo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Almo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Almo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6948, Longitude: -88.2784     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Almo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Almo.

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