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Welcome to Alcona ...

Alcona is located in Alcona County.

Alcona was established in 1855.

Alcona is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Alcona is located in the (989) area code.

Communities near Alcona ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirDistance
Barton City   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Greenbush   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Harrisville   [Map]   467   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hubbard Lake   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   314   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lost Lake Woods   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Alcona ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Alcona - they are located in Kansas and Ontario (2).

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

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 Alcona. 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 Alcona. 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 Alcona.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alcona ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Michigan

About Alcona County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alcona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Alcona) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alcona. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alcona

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alcona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7599, Longitude: -83.2977     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alcona.

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