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Welcome to Alpine Heights ...

Alpine Heights is located in Dauphin County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alpine Heights: Alpine Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Alpine Heights is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Alpine Heights lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Alpine Heights: (717)

Communities Also Named Alpine Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Alpine Heights - they are located in California, Florida, Georgia and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Alpine Heights ...

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

  • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisburg
    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Alpine Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 49,271 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<5>
  • Lebanon [Lebanon County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lebanon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
    • Lebanon [Lebanon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alpine Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,879 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<5>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethtown
    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Alpine Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,445 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<5>
  • Columbia [Lancaster County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia [Lancaster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Alpine Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,355 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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      • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Alpine Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,594 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mechanicsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mechanicsburg
      • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Alpine Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,990 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mechanicsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<5>
    • Mount Joy [Lancaster County]
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      • Mount Joy [Lancaster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Alpine Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,278 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Joy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Joy<5>
    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camp Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camp Hill
      • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Alpine Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,905 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camp Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<5>
    • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmyra
      • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Alpine Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,587 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<5>
    • New Cumberland [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Cumberland
      • New Cumberland [Cumberland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Alpine Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,288 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Cumberland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Cumberland<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 Alpine Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alpine Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alpine Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Dauphin County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Dauphin, 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 Alpine Heights - 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 from Point A (ie- Alpine Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alpine Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2534, Longitude: -76.6764       In this case, the coordinates for Alpine Heights 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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