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Alkali, Nevada

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Welcome to Alkali ...

Alkali is located in Esmeralda County<1>.

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

Alkali is 5,000 feet [1,524 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Alkali is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Alkali lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Alkali: (775)

Communities Also Named Alkali ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Alkali - they are located in Colorado and Ohio.

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

Communities near Alkali ...

We have created a list of 8 communities that are near Alkali.

  • Goldfield [Esmeralda County]
  • Silver Peak [Esmeralda County]
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    • Silver Peak [Esmeralda County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Alkali
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  • Blair [Esmeralda County] - Historic
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    • Blair [Esmeralda County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Alkali
  • Tonopah [Nye County]
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    • Tonopah [Nye County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Alkali
    • Former name for Tonopah:
    • Butler City
    • Tonopah has also been known as:
    • New Belmont
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tonopah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tonopah<5>
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Nivloc [Esmeralda County] - Historic
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      • Nivloc [Esmeralda County] was located 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the west of Alkali
    • Blair Junction [Esmeralda County] - Historic
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      • Blair Junction [Esmeralda County] was located 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Alkali
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blair Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lida [Esmeralda County]
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      • Lida [Esmeralda County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the south of Alkali
      • Lida has also been known as:
      • Alida Valley
      • Alida
      • Lida Valley
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    • Hannapah [Nye County] - Historic
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      • Hannapah [Nye County] was located 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Alkali

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alkali ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Nevada's counties, including Esmeralda, 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 Alkali - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alkali) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alkali. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8258, Longitude: -117.3376       In this case, the coordinates for Alkali 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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