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Welcome to Alvord ...
The town of Alvord is located in Wise County.
The location of Alvord has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alvord has a population of 1,462 people<2> (see below for details).
Alvord is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alvord lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Alvord lies within the (940) area code.
The ZIP code for Alvord: 76225<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alvord had a population of 1,334 people. This makes Alvord the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,334 people, the population of Alvord increased 32.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,007 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alvord had an population of 1,462 people. This is an increase of 9.6% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 45.18% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alvord.
Communities near Alvord ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alvord and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alvord.
Communities Also Named Alvord ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Alvord - they are located in Iowa, Missouri and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alvord.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alvord:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alvord ...
Looking for more information about Alvord? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alvord, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alvord.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019