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Welcome to Alden Heights ...

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

A typical abbreviation for Alden Heights: Alden Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Alden Heights is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Alden Heights lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Alden Heights: (757)

Communities near Alden Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alden Heights.

  • Virginia Beach [Virginia Beach City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Virginia Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Virginia Beach [Virginia Beach City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Alden Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virginia Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Virginia Beach
  • Chesapeake [Chesapeake City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesapeake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesapeake
    • Chesapeake [Chesapeake City] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the south of Alden Heights
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesapeake
  • Newport News [Newport News City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newport News have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Newport News [Newport News City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest of Alden Heights
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  • Hampton [Hampton City]
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    • Portsmouth [Portsmouth City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portsmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
      • Portsmouth [Portsmouth City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest of Alden Heights
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    • Poquoson [Poquoson City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poquoson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poquoson
      • Poquoson [Poquoson City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of Alden Heights
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poquoson
    • Alantic City [Norfolk City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alantic City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alantic City
      • Alantic City [Norfolk City] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest of Alden Heights
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    • New Town [Norfolk City] (Historic)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Town have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • New Town [Norfolk City] was located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south of Alden Heights
    • Aragona Village [Virginia Beach City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aragona Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aragona Village
      • Aragona Village [Virginia Beach City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast of Alden Heights
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    • Pocahontas Village [Virginia Beach City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocahontas Village
      • Pocahontas Village [Virginia Beach City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast of Alden Heights
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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 Alden Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alden Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alden Heights ...

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

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

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alden Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Alden Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alden Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9219, Longitude: -76.2403       In this case, the coordinates for Alden Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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