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Alert, North Carolina
Welcome to Alert ...
Alert is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Alert lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Alert: (919) and (984)<3>
Communities Also Named Alert ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Alert - they are located in Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Nunavut, Ohio, Oklahoma and Ontario.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alert.
Communities near Alert ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alert.
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 Alert. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alert.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alert. 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 Alert.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alert. See our Newspapers Page for Alert.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alert ...
Looking for more information about Alert? 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 Alert, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alert.
Adding Alert to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alert in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alert was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alert on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alert. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Franklin County: www.co.franklin.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022