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Welcome to Altus ...
So far, we have found very little information about Altus. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Altus to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Altus, please Contact Us.
Altus would have been located within present day Summit County.
Altus was settled in 1900.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Altus is 6,890 feet [2,100 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Altus is about 1¼ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Altus was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Altus still existed, it would have been in the (435) area code.
Communities near Altus ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Altus and not the distance if driven.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Altus.
Communities Also Named Altus ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Altus - they are located in Arkansas, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Altus.
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 Altus:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Summit County: www.co.summit.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019