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The location of Alton Park









Welcome to Alton Park ...

Alton Park is located in Hamilton County.

The location of Alton Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Alton Park is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Alton Park (for example, toward Jasper), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The area code for Alton Park: (423)

Communities near Alton Park ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alton Park and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   9,831   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Chattanooga   [Map]   179,139   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Collegedale   [Map]   11,659   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
East Brainerd   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
East Ridge   [Map]   21,118   E   5 miles [8 km]
Middle Valley Estates   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alton Park.

Communities Also Named Alton Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alton Park - it's located in Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alton Park.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alton Park. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alton Park. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alton Park.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alton Park:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alton Park ...

Looking for more information about Alton Park? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alton Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alton Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alton Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0031, Longitude: -85.3166     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alton Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alton Park.

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