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The location of Alum Creek









Welcome to Alum Creek ...

Alum Creek is located in Bastrop County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alum Creek: Alum Crk. (or less commonly used: Alum Ck. or Alum Cr.)

Alum Creek is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Alum Creek lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Alum Creek ...

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 Alum Creek and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Bastrop   [Map]   8,802   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Camp Swift   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Giddings   [Map]   5,106   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Kirtley   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Paige   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Phelan   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Alum Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Alum Creek - they are located in Nevada, Ohio (2) and West Virginia.

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

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 Alum Creek. 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 Alum Creek. 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 Alum Creek.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alum Creek ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Alum Creek - 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 '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- Alum Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alum Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0677, Longitude: -97.2175     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alum Creek 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 Alum Creek.

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