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Welcome to Alverton ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Alverton, you might consider that their post office opened in 1892.
Alverton is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Alverton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Alverton: 15612<3>
Communities near Alverton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alverton.
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 Alverton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alverton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alverton. 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 Alverton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alverton. See our Newspapers Page for Alverton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alverton ...
Looking for more information about Alverton? 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 Alverton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alverton.
Adding Alverton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alverton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Alverton was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Alverton on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Alverton.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alverton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Westmoreland County: www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 22 Nov 2023