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Alder is in Pierce County, in the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metro area.
The community was named for a grove of alder trees
The latitude of Alder is 46.800N. The longitude is -122.288W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,237 feet.
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Pierce County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Alder political report.
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