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Welcome to Alcove ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Alcove, you might consider that their post office opened in 1881.
Alcove is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Alcove lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Alcove: (518)
The ZIP code for Alcove: 12007<3>
Communities Also Named Alcove ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 3 communities that are also named Alcove - they are located in Georgia, Nebraska and Quebec.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alcove.
Communities near Alcove ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alcove.
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 Alcove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alcove.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alcove. 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 Alcove.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alcove. See our Newspapers Page for Alcove.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alcove ...
Looking for more information about Alcove? 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 Alcove, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alcove.
Adding Alcove to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alcove in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Alcove was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Alcove in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Alcove.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 25 Sep 2023