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Welcome to Alfalfa ...

Alfalfa is located in Yakima County<1>.

The location of Alfalfa has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Alfalfa is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Alfalfa lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Alfalfa lies within the (509) area code.

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 Texas.

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

Communities near Alfalfa ...

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

  • Sunnyside [Yakima County]
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    • Sunnyside [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Alfalfa
    • Estimated population for 2018: 16,742 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunnyside
  • Grandview [Yakima County]
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    • Grandview [Yakima County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Alfalfa
    • Estimated population for 2018: 11,147 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grandview
  • Toppenish [Yakima County]
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    • Toppenish [Yakima County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfalfa
    • Estimated population for 2018: 8,894 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toppenish
  • Union Gap [Yakima County]
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    • Union Gap [Yakima County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfalfa
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,160 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wapato [Yakima County]
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      • Wapato [Yakima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfalfa
      • Estimated population for 2018: 5,048 people
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    • Moxee [Yakima County]
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      • Moxee [Yakima County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfalfa
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,073 people
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    • Zillah [Yakima County]
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      • Zillah [Yakima County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Alfalfa
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,149 people
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    • Mabton [Yakima County]
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      • Mabton [Yakima County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Alfalfa
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,282 people
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    • Harrah [Yakima County]
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      • Harrah [Yakima County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Alfalfa
      • Estimated population for 2018: 642 people
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    • Satus [Yakima County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Satus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Satus
      • Satus [Yakima County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Alfalfa
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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 Alfalfa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alfalfa.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alfalfa.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alfalfa. See our Newspapers 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.

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 Yakima County: www.pan.co.yakima.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Yakima, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alfalfa - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- 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: 46.3304, Longitude: -120.2389       In this case, the coordinates for Alfalfa have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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