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Welcome to Altona ...

Altona is located in Kingfisher County<1>.

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

Altona is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Altona: (405)

Communities Also Named Altona ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Altona - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ontario and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Altona ...

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

  • Kingfisher [Kingfisher County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingfisher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingfisher
    • Kingfisher [Kingfisher County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Altona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,908 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingfisher
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingfisher<5>
  • Watonga [Blaine County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watonga
    • Watonga [Blaine County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Altona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,841 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watonga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Watonga<5>
  • Okarche [Canadian County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Okarche have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Okarche
    • Okarche [Canadian County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Altona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,331 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Okarche
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Okarche<5>
  • Geary [Blaine County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geary
    • Geary [Blaine County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Altona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,265 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geary<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Calumet [Canadian County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calumet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calumet
      • Calumet [Canadian County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Altona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 604 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calumet<5>
    • Dover [Kingfisher County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dover
      • Dover [Kingfisher County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Altona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 475 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dover<5>
    • Hitchcock [Blaine County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hitchcock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hitchcock
      • Hitchcock [Blaine County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Altona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 114 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hitchcock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hitchcock<5>
    • Bridgeport [Caddo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
      • Bridgeport [Caddo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Altona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 109 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Greenfield [Blaine County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenfield
      • Greenfield [Blaine County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Altona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 89 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenfield<5>
    • Loyal [Kingfisher County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loyal
      • Loyal [Kingfisher County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Altona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 83 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loyal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loyal<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Altona ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Altona. 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 Kingfisher, 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 Altona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Altona) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Altona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7831, Longitude: -98.1712       In this case, the coordinates for Altona 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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