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Welcome to Alder ...
Alder is located in the central region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP).
The location of Alder has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Alder is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alder lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Alder and travel south, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Alder is located in the (906) area code.
Communities Also Named Alder ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Michigan communities named Alder: This one is located in Marquette County and the other is located in Alger County.
Beyond Michigan, there are 11 communities that are also named Alder - they are located in Colorado, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, Ontario, Oregon (2), Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alder.
Communities near Alder ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alder.
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 Alder. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alder.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alder. 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 Alder.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alder. See our Newspapers Page for Alder.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alder ...
Looking for more information about Alder? 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 Alder, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alder.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alder. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Marquette County: www.co.marquette.mi.us/
The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Jul 2020