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Welcome to Alder Creek ...

Alder Creek is located in Clackamas County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alder Creek: Alder Crk. (or less commonly used: Alder Ck. or Alder Cr.)

Alder Creek is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Alder Creek lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Alder Creek: (503) & (971)<4>

Communities Also Named Alder Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Alder Creek - they are located in British Columbia, California, Idaho and New York.

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

Communities near Alder Creek ...

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

  • Gresham [Multnomah County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gresham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gresham
    • Gresham [Multnomah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Alder Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 109,381 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gresham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gresham<6>
  • Troutdale [Multnomah County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troutdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troutdale
    • Troutdale [Multnomah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Alder Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,183 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troutdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutdale<6>
  • Washougal [Clark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washougal
    • Washougal [Clark County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Alder Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,107 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washougal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washougal<6>
  • Sandy [Clackamas County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy
    • Sandy [Clackamas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Alder Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,387 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandy<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Damascus [Clackamas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Damascus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Damascus
      • Damascus [Clackamas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Alder Creek
      • Estimated population in 2017: 11,155 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Damascus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Damascus<6>
    • Wood Village [Multnomah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wood Village
      • Wood Village [Multnomah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Alder Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,093 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wood Village
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wood Village<6>
    • Estacada [Clackamas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Estacada have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Estacada
      • Estacada [Clackamas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Alder Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,770 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Estacada
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Estacada<6>
    • North Bonneville [Skamania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Bonneville
      • North Bonneville [Skamania County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Alder Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,007 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Bonneville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Bonneville<6>
    • Brightwood [Clackamas County]
    • Mount Hood Village [Clackamas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Hood Village
      • Mount Hood Village [Clackamas County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Alder Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hood 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 Alder Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alder Creek.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alder Creek ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clackamas County: www.co.clackamas.or.us/

The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oregon's counties, including Clackamas, 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 Alder Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (971) is an overlay for area code (503).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alder Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alder Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3779, Longitude: -122.1018       In this case, the coordinates for Alder Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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