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Welcome to Alfarata ...
The location of Alfarata has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Alfarata is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alfarata lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Alfarata is within the (717) area code.
Communities Also Named Alfarata ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Alfarata: This one is located in Mifflin County and the other is located in Huntingdon County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alfarata.
Communities near Alfarata ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alfarata.
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 Alfarata. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alfarata.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alfarata. 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 Alfarata.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alfarata. See our Newspapers Page for Alfarata.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alfarata ...
Looking for more information about Alfarata? 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 Alfarata, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alfarata.
Adding Alfarata to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alfarata 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 Alfarata was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Alfarata on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alfarata on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alfarata. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Mifflin County: www.co.mifflin.pa.us/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022