RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Alvaton, Kentucky

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other KY
Communities





The location of Alvaton













Welcome to Alvaton ...

Alvaton is located in Warren County.

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

Alvaton is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel south from Alvaton, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Alvaton: (270)

The ZIP code for Alvaton: 42122<3>

Communities near Alvaton ...

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 Alvaton and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Bowling Green   [Map]   67,067   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Drake   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Franklin   [Map]   8,781   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Halfway   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Oakland   [Map]   228   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Plum Springs   [Map]   506   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Alvaton ...

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

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

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 Alvaton. 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 Alvaton. 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 Alvaton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alvaton ...

Looking for more information about Alvaton? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alvaton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alvaton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Kentucky

About Warren County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alvaton. 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.

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation

<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 Alvaton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Alvaton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

- Return to Citation

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alvaton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8734, Longitude: -86.3530     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alvaton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation























 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 24 Mar 2019