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Welcome to Altenburg ...

The city of Altenburg is located in Perry County.

The location of Altenburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Altenburg has a population of 338 people<2> (see below for details).

Altenburg is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Altenburg lies within the (573) area code.

The ZIP code for Altenburg: 63732<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Altenburg had an population of 338 people. This is a decrease of 3.98% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.39% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Altenburg had a population of 352 people. This makes Altenburg the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 352 people, the population of Altenburg increased 13.92% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 309 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Altenburg.

Communities near Altenburg ...

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

  • Jackson [Cape Girardeau County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jackson
    • Jackson [Cape Girardeau County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Altenburg
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson
  • Perryville [Perry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perryville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perryville
    • Perryville [Perry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the west of Altenburg
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perryville
  • Murphysboro [Jackson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murphysboro have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murphysboro
    • Murphysboro [Jackson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast of Altenburg
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murphysboro
  • Cobden [Union County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobden have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cobden
    • Cobden [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the east of Altenburg
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ava [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ava have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Ava [Jackson County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Altenburg
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    • Grand Tower [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Tower have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Grand Tower [Jackson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east of Altenburg
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    • Makanda [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Makanda have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Makanda
      • Makanda [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the east of Altenburg
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    • Alto Pass [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alto Pass have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alto Pass
      • Alto Pass [Union County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the east of Altenburg
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    • Oak Ridge [Cape Girardeau County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Ridge
      • Oak Ridge [Cape Girardeau County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest of Altenburg
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    • Gorham [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gorham have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gorham
      • Gorham [Jackson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast of Altenburg
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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 Altenburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Altenburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Altenburg ...

Looking for more information about Altenburg? 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 Altenburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Altenburg.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Missouri

About Perry County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Perry County: www.perryvillemo.com/

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Altenburg.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Altenburg - 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 city (such as Altenburg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Altenburg 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Altenburg) 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 Altenburg. 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 Altenburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Altenburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6304, Longitude: -89.5847       In this case, the coordinates for Altenburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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