A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Alger ...
The location of Alger has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Alger: AL-jur<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Alger has a population of 839 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Alger.
Alger is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Alger lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for Alger ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.hardinohio.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Alger, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Alger had an population of 839 people. This is a decrease of 2.44% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.52% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alger had a population of 860 people. This makes Alger the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 860 people, the population of Alger decreased 3.15% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 888 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alger.
Adding Alger to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alger 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 Alger was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Alger on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alger on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Alger ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Alger - they are located in Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alger.
Communities near Alger ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alger.
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 Alger. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alger.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alger. 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 Alger.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alger. See our Newspapers Page for Alger.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alger ...
Looking for more information about Alger? 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 Alger, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alger.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alger. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021