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Welcome to Alsen ...

Alsen is located in Greene County<1>.

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

Alsen is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Alsen lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Alsen: (518)

Websites for Alsen ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.greenecounty-chamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Alsen, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Alsen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Alsen - they are located in Louisiana, North Dakota and South Dakota.

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

Communities near Alsen ...

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

  • Kingston [Ulster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingston
    • Kingston [Ulster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Alsen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,793 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<5>
  • Saugerties [Ulster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saugerties
    • Saugerties [Ulster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alsen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,008 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saugerties have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saugerties
  • Ulster [Ulster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ulster
    • Ulster [Ulster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Alsen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,598 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulster
  • Catskill [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catskill
    • Catskill [Greene County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Alsen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,334 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catskill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catskill
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    • Red Hook [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Hook
      • Red Hook [Dutchess County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Alsen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Hook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Hook
    • Coxsackie [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coxsackie
      • Coxsackie [Greene County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Alsen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coxsackie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coxsackie
    • Rhinebeck [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rhinebeck
      • Rhinebeck [Dutchess County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Alsen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,813 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhinebeck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhinebeck
    • Cairo [Greene County]
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      • Cairo [Greene County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Alsen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,415 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cairo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cairo
    • Hudson [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hudson
      • Hudson [Columbia County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alsen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,072 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson<5>
    • Hurley [Ulster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurley
      • Hurley [Ulster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alsen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurley

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alsen ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New York

About Greene County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Greene, 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 Alsen - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alsen) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alsen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1581, Longitude: -73.9193       In this case, the coordinates for Alsen 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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