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Welcome to Alden ...

Alden is located in Caddo County<1>.

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

Alden is 1,470 feet [448 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Alden lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Alden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Alden - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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

Communities near Alden ...

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

  • Carnegie [Caddo County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carnegie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carnegie
    • Carnegie [Caddo County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Alden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,645 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carnegie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carnegie<5>
  • Apache [Caddo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Apache
    • Apache [Caddo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Alden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,393 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apache
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apache<5>
  • Mountain View [Kiowa County]
  • Fort Cobb [Caddo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Cobb
    • Fort Cobb [Caddo County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Alden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 609 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Cobb
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Cobb<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Medicine Park [Comanche County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Medicine Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Medicine Park
      • Medicine Park [Comanche County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Alden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 452 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medicine Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medicine Park<5>
    • Gotebo [Kiowa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gotebo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gotebo
      • Gotebo [Kiowa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Alden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 209 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gotebo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gotebo<5>
    • Cooperton [Kiowa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cooperton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cooperton
      • Cooperton [Kiowa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Alden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cooperton
    • Meers [Comanche County]
    • The Holy City [Comanche County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for The Holy City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Holy City
      • The Holy City [Comanche County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Alden
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Holy City
    • Lakeside Village [Comanche County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeside Village
      • Lakeside Village [Comanche County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Alden
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alden ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Oklahoma: https://www.ok.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oklahoma's counties, including Caddo, 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 Alden - 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- Alden) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9753, Longitude: -98.5853       In this case, the coordinates for Alden 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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