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Welcome to Aluta ...

Aluta is located in Northampton County<1>.

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

Aluta is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Aluta to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Aluta 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 Aluta was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Aluta on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Aluta on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Aluta ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Aluta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,442 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<5>
  • Bethlehem [Northampton County]
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    • Bethlehem [Northampton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Aluta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,815 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethlehem<5>
  • Easton [Northampton County]
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    • Easton [Northampton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Aluta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,189 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton<5>
  • Phillipsburg [Warren County]
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    • Phillipsburg [Warren County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Aluta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,212 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
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      • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Aluta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmaus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<5>
    • East Stroudsburg [Monroe County]
    • Northampton [Northampton County]
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      • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Aluta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,870 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<5>
    • Wilson [Northampton County]
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      • Wilson [Northampton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Aluta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,807 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
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      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Aluta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<5>
    • Hellertown [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hellertown
      • Hellertown [Northampton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Aluta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,831 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hellertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hellertown<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 Aluta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aluta.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aluta ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Northampton County: www.northamptoncounty.org/

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 Northampton, 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 Aluta - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aluta) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aluta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7709, Longitude: -75.3168       In this case, the coordinates for Aluta 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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