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The location of Alpine Junction









Welcome to Alpine Junction ...

Alpine Junction is located in Lincoln County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alpine Junction: Alpine Jct. (or less commonly used: Alpine Jctn.)

Alpine Junction is 5,650 feet [1,722 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Alpine Junction is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Alpine Junction lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Alpine Junction lies within the (307) area code.

Communities near Alpine Junction ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Caribou City (ID)   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Freedom (ID)   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Keenan City (ID)   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Palisades (ID)   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bedford   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Etna   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Alpine Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Alpine Junction - they are located in New York and Oregon.

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

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 Alpine Junction. 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 Alpine Junction. 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 Alpine Junction.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alpine Junction:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alpine Junction ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wy.us/

The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.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 Alpine Junction - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alpine Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alpine Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1724, Longitude: -111.0185     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alpine Junction 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 Alpine Junction.

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