Alton, Utah is in Kane County. It was originally called Roundy’s Station, then Graham and in 1912 a two-year-old drew the name Alton from a hat.*
Here’s the link to my list of places in Utah.
And a list of Kane County related posts:
Kane County, named for Col. Thomas L. Kane, a friend of the Mormon settlers. Its county seat and largest city is Kanab.
Kane County, Utah
A list of the cities in Kane County from the County’s website.
Known as “Utah’s Little Hollywood” for its western movie history, Kanab is Kane County’s largest area of population, as well as the county seat.
Elevation: 4,925 ft.
Nestled in northern Kane County’s high elevations, the tiny town of Alton occupies a scenic peaceful valley, not far from Bryce Canyon.
Elevation: 7,041 ft.
Minutes from the shores of Lake Powell, Big Water is surrounded by some of the most spectacular scenery in the world.
Elevation: 4,100 ft.
Located on Kane County’s Cedar Mountain, Duck Creek offers year-round activities for the whole family.
Elevation: 8,474 ft.
Glendale is located on scenic Highway 89, at the northern end of Long Valley. An entrance to the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument is right in the center of town.
Elevation: 5,800 ft.
Mt. Carmel, at the junction of highways 9 and 89, is the gateway to Zion National Park’s east entrance.
Elevation: 5,192 ft.
Orderville, initially established under the direct order of Brigham Young, has a rich history which is treasued by modern residents.
Elevation: 5,250 ft.