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Welcome to Alto Vista ...

Alto Vista is located in Carroll County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alto Vista: Alto Vis.

Alto Vista is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Alto Vista: (410), (443)<4> & (667).

Websites for Alto Vista ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.carrollcountychamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Alto Vista, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Alto Vista ...

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

  • Hanover [York County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanover
    • Hanover [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Alto Vista
    • Estimated population for 2018: 15,660 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover
  • Mount Airy [Carroll County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Airy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Airy
    • Mount Airy [Carroll County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Alto Vista
    • Estimated population for 2018: 9,452 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Airy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Airy
  • Taneytown [Carroll County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taneytown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taneytown
    • Taneytown [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Alto Vista
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,816 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taneytown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taneytown
  • Hampstead [Carroll County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hampstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampstead
    • Hampstead [Carroll County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Alto Vista
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,387 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampstead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampstead
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Walkersville [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walkersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkersville
      • Walkersville [Frederick County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Alto Vista
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,281 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkersville
    • Manchester [Carroll County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
      • Manchester [Carroll County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Alto Vista
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,853 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester
    • Littlestown [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littlestown
      • Littlestown [Adams County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Alto Vista
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,499 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littlestown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littlestown
    • Sykesville [Carroll County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sykesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sykesville
      • Sykesville [Carroll County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Alto Vista
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sykesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sykesville
    • McSherrystown [Adams County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McSherrystown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McSherrystown
      • McSherrystown [Adams County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Alto Vista
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,085 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McSherrystown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McSherrystown
    • Bonneauville [Adams County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonneauville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonneauville
      • Bonneauville [Adams County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Alto Vista
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,835 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonneauville

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alto Vista ...

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

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About Carroll County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carroll County: www.ccgov.carr.org/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maryland's counties, including Carroll, 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 Alto Vista - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Alto Vista, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Alto Vista) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alto Vista. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5543, Longitude: -76.9903       In this case, the coordinates for Alto Vista have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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