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The location of Alhambra

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Welcome to Alhambra ...

Alhambra is located in Washington County.

When the people of Alhambra refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Alhambran<1>

Alhambra is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Alhambra: (662)

Communities near Alhambra ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Alhambra and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Eudora (AR)   [Map]   2,078   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Kilbourne (LA)   [Map]   396   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lake Providence (LA)   [Map]   3,693   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Anguilla   [Map]   661   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Arcola   [Map]   352   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Byrne City   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Alhambra ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Alhambra - they are located in Alberta, Arizona, California, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alhambra. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alhambra. 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 Alhambra.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alhambra ...

Looking for more information about Alhambra? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Alhambra? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alhambra, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Alhambra.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Alhambra. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Alhambra refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Alhambra may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alhambra - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Alhambra. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alhambra) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alhambra. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0279, Longitude: -91.0601     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alhambra have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alhambra.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Alhambra.