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Welcome to Alamo Alto ...

Alamo Alto is located in El Paso County<1>.

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

Alamo Alto is 3,570 feet [1,088 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Alamo Alto is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Alamo Alto lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Alamo Alto is within the boundaries of the (915) area code.

Communities near Alamo Alto ...

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

  • San Elizario [El Paso County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for San Elizario have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Elizario
    • San Elizario [El Paso County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Alamo Alto
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Elizario
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Elizario<5>
  • Clint [El Paso County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clint have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clint
    • Clint [El Paso County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alamo Alto
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,112 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clint
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clint<5>
  • Tornillo [El Paso County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tornillo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tornillo
    • Tornillo [El Paso County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alamo Alto
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tornillo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tornillo<5>
  • Acala [Hudspeth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acala
    • Acala [Hudspeth County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Alamo Alto
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fabens [El Paso County]
    • Fort Hancock [Hudspeth County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Hancock
      • Fort Hancock [Hudspeth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Alamo Alto
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Hancock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Hancock<5>
    • Morning Glory [El Paso County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morning Glory have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morning Glory
      • Morning Glory [El Paso County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alamo Alto
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    • McNary [Hudspeth County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McNary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McNary
      • McNary [Hudspeth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Alamo Alto
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    • Agua Dulce [El Paso County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Agua Dulce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agua Dulce
      • Agua Dulce [El Paso County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Alamo Alto
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    • Horizon City [El Paso County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horizon City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horizon City
      • Horizon City [El Paso County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Alamo Alto
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,642 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horizon City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horizon City<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 Alamo Alto. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alamo Alto.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alamo Alto ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for El Paso County: www.epcounty.com/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including El Paso, 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 Alamo Alto - 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- Alamo Alto) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alamo Alto. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4051, Longitude: -106.0239       In this case, the coordinates for Alamo Alto 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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