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The location of Alfalfa









Welcome to Alfalfa ...

Alfalfa is located in El Paso County.

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

Alfalfa is 3,690 feet [1,125 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Alfalfa is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Alfalfa: (915)

Communities near Alfalfa ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Sunland Park (NM)   [Map]   17,061   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clint   [Map]   1,131   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
El Paso   [Map]   683,577   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fort Bliss   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Horizon City   [Map]   19,562   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
San Elizario   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Alfalfa ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Alfalfa - they are located in Alabama, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Oklahoma, Oregon and Washington.

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

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 Alfalfa. 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 Alfalfa. 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 Alfalfa.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alfalfa ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alfalfa. 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>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 Alfalfa - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alfalfa) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alfalfa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7554, Longitude: -106.3817     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alfalfa 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 Alfalfa.

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