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Welcome to Alder ...
So far, we have found very little information about Alder. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Alder to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Alder, please Contact Us.
Alder would have been located within present day Wallowa County.
The location of Alder has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Alder is 3,880 feet [1,183 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Alder is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Alder was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Alder and travel east, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
Alder would have been located in the (541) & (458)<4> area codes.
Communities near Alder ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alder.
Communities Also Named Alder ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Oregon communities named Alder: This one is located in Wallowa County and the other is located in Benton County.
Beyond Oregon, there are 11 communities that are also named Alder - they are located in Colorado, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, Ontario, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alder.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alder:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Wallowa County: www.co.wallowa.or.us/
The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/
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This page was last modified: 16 May 2019