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Welcome to Alexander ...

Alexander is located in Cuyahoga County.

The location of Alexander has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Alexander is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Alexander ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Alexander: This one is located in Cuyahoga County and the other is located in Athens County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 28 communities that are also named Alexander - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Maine, Manitoba, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Alexander ...

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

  • Cleveland [Cuyahoga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland
    • Cleveland [Cuyahoga County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Alexander
    • Estimated population for 2018: 383,793 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland
  • Akron [Summit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Akron
    • Akron [Summit County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Alexander
    • Estimated population for 2018: 198,006 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron
  • Parma [Cuyahoga County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parma have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parma
    • Parma [Cuyahoga County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Alexander
    • Estimated population for 2018: 78,751 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parma
  • Lakewood [Cuyahoga County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
    • Lakewood [Cuyahoga County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Alexander
    • Estimated population for 2018: 50,100 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuyahoga Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuyahoga Falls
      • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Alexander
      • Estimated population for 2018: 49,272 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cuyahoga Falls
    • Euclid [Cuyahoga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Euclid have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Euclid
      • Euclid [Cuyahoga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Alexander
      • Estimated population for 2018: 46,946 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Euclid
    • Strongsville [Cuyahoga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strongsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strongsville
      • Strongsville [Cuyahoga County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Alexander
      • Estimated population for 2018: 44,853 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strongsville
    • Cleveland Heights [Cuyahoga County]
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      • Cleveland Heights [Cuyahoga County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Alexander
      • Estimated population for 2018: 44,373 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland Heights
    • Brunswick [Medina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brunswick have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brunswick
      • Brunswick [Medina County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Alexander
      • Estimated population for 2018: 34,897 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick
    • Stow [Summit County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stow have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stow
      • Stow [Summit County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Alexander
      • Estimated population for 2018: 34,857 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stow

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alexander ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cuyahoga County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cuyahoga County: www.cuyahoga.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alexander - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Alexander) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexander. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3564, Longitude: -81.5960       In this case, the coordinates for Alexander have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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