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Welcome to Alvaton ...

Alvaton is located in Warren County<1>.

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

Alvaton is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Alvaton is within the (270) area code.

The ZIP code for Alvaton: 42122<4>

Adding Alvaton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Alvaton 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 Alvaton was on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).

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

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.

Communities near Alvaton ...

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

  • Bowling Green [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowling Green
    • Bowling Green [Warren County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Alvaton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 70,543 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowling Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former names for Bowling Green:
    • Bolin Green
    • McFadden's Station
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowling Green
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowling Green<6>
  • Franklin [Simpson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Simpson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Alvaton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,010 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<6>
  • Scottsville [Allen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Allen County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Alvaton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,541 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<6>
  • Smiths Grove [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smiths Grove
    • Smiths Grove [Warren County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Alvaton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 798 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smiths Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smiths Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smiths Grove<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Plum Springs [Warren County]
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      • Plum Springs [Warren County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Alvaton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plum Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum Springs
    • Woodburn [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodburn
      • Woodburn [Warren County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Alvaton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 365 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodburn
    • Oakland [Warren County]
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      • Oakland [Warren County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Alvaton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 218 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland
    • Mitchellville [Sumner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mitchellville
      • Mitchellville [Sumner County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Alvaton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 196 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mitchellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mitchellville
    • Drake [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drake
      • Drake [Warren County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Alvaton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drake
    • Halfway [Allen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halfway
      • Halfway [Allen County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Alvaton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halfway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halfway

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alvaton.

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

Visit our Community Index for 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>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Warren, 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 Alvaton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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 for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AlvatonOur 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       In this case, the coordinates for Alvaton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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