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Welcome to Alpine ...

Alpine is located in Kent County<1>.

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

Alpine is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Alpine: (616)

Communities Also Named Alpine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 43 communities that are also named Alpine - they are located in Alabama (2), Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas (3), California (3), Colorado (2), Florida (3), Georgia (2), Idaho (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland, Mississippi, Montana (2), Nevada (2), New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia (3), Washington and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Alpine ...

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

  • Grand Rapids [Kent County]
  • Wyoming [Kent County]
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    • Wyoming [Kent County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Alpine
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,667 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyoming
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wyoming<5>
  • Kentwood [Kent County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kentwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kentwood
    • Kentwood [Kent County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Alpine
    • Estimated population in 2019: 51,898 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kentwood<5>
  • Walker [Kent County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walker
    • Walker [Kent County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alpine
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,869 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walker<5>
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    • Grandville [Kent County]
    • East Grand Rapids [Kent County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Grand Rapids have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Grand Rapids
      • East Grand Rapids [Kent County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Alpine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,956 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Grand Rapids
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Grand Rapids<5>
    • Hudsonville [Ottawa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hudsonville
      • Hudsonville [Ottawa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alpine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,348 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudsonville<5>
    • Rockford [Kent County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockford
      • Rockford [Kent County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Alpine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,391 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockford<5>
    • Sparta [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sparta
      • Sparta [Kent County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Alpine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,399 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sparta<5>
    • Coopersville [Ottawa County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alpine ...

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

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About Kent County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kent County: www.accesskent.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Michigan's counties, including Kent, 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 Alpine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Alpine) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alpine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0728, Longitude: -85.6850       In this case, the coordinates for Alpine have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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