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Bellevue, Alabama
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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Bellevue.

This page contains two sections:

How Far From Bellevue to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Bellevue to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Bellevue to:

  • Gadsden [Map], which is the Seat of Etowah County, lies just to the South Southeast.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 117 miles [188.3 km] to the South (S). If you could drive a straight line from Bellevue to Montgomery, with an average speed<2>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take about two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 7 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 5 days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 600 miles [965.6 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving would take just over a day, a buggy would take 24 days and walking would take 34 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,494 miles [10,451.1 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,203 miles [11,592.1 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,079 miles [8,173.9 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Bellevue ...

We have found 46 communities that share the name Bellevue.

Within Alabama, there is just one other community named Bellevue. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 45 communities in the United States and Canada - with 41 of those located in the United States.

We have broken our list into two sections:

Other Communities located in Alabama

Communities located beyond Alabama


Communities Located Beyond Alabama

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 DelawareMarylandOhioTexas
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Alberta

Our profile page for Bellevue   [Map]
Distance: About 1,793 miles [2,885.6 km] to the Northwest

Arizona

Gila County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Gila County   [Map]
This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 1,429 miles [2,299.8 km] to the West

Arkansas

Perry County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Perry County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 385 miles [619.6 km] to the West Northwest

California

Merced County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Merced County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 1,935 miles [3,114.1 km] to the West Northwest

Sonoma County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Sonoma County   [Map]
Distance: About 2,052 miles [3,302.4 km] to the West Northwest

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Colorado

El Paso County

Our profile page for Bellevue, El Paso County
This community is historic.
Although located in El Paso County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Delaware

New Castle County

Our profile page for Bellevue, New Castle County   [Map]
Distance: About 703 miles [1,131.4 km] to the Northeast

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Georgia

Bibb County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Bibb County   [Map]
Distance: About 156 miles [251.1 km] to the East Southeast

Burke County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Burke County   [Map]
Distance: About 242 miles [389.5 km] to the East Southeast

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Idaho

Blaine County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Blaine County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,643 miles [2,644.2 km] to the West Northwest

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Illinois

Peoria County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Peoria County   [Map]
Distance: About 501 miles [806.3 km] to the North Northwest

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Iowa

Jackson County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Jackson County   [Map]
Distance: About 616 miles [991.4 km] to the North Northwest

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Kansas

Jackson County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Jackson County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>
Although located in Jackson County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Kentucky

Campbell County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Campbell County   [Map]
Distance: About 360 miles [579.4 km] to the North Northeast

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Louisiana

Bossier Parish

Our profile page for Bellevue, Bossier Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 442 miles [711.3 km] to the West

Calcasieu Parish

Our profile page for Bellevue, Calcasieu Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 490 miles [788.6 km] to the West Southwest

Caldwell Parish

Our profile page for Bellevue, Caldwell Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 373 miles [600.3 km] to the West Southwest

Plaquemines Parish

Our profile page for Bellevue, Plaquemines Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 380 miles [611.6 km] to the Southwest

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Maryland

Talbot County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Talbot County   [Map]
Distance: About 634 miles [1,020.3 km] to the East Northeast

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Massachusetts

Suffolk County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Suffolk County   [Map]
Distance: About 986 miles [1,586.8 km] to the Northeast

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Michigan

Eaton County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Eaton County   [Map]
Distance: About 583 miles [938.2 km] to the North

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Mississippi

Bolivar County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Bolivar County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Bolivar County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Missouri

Saint Louis County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Saint Louis County
Although located in Saint Louis County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Nebraska

Sarpy County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Sarpy County   [Map]
Distance: About 731 miles [1,176.4 km] to the Northwest

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New York

Erie County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Erie County   [Map]
Distance: About 726 miles [1,168.4 km] to the North Northeast

Schenectady County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Schenectady County   [Map]
Distance: About 887 miles [1,427.5 km] to the Northeast

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Newfoundland and Labrador

Our profile page for Bellevue   [Map]
Distance: About 1,910 miles [3,073.8 km] to the Northeast

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Ohio

Sandusky County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Sandusky County   [Map]
Distance: About 529 miles [851.3 km] to the North Northeast

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Ontario

Our profile page for Bellevue
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in , we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Oregon

Yamhill County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Yamhill County   [Map]
Distance: About 2,104 miles [3,386.1 km] to the West Northwest

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Pennsylvania

Allegheny County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Allegheny County   [Map]
Distance: About 553 miles [890 km] to the North Northeast

Lackawanna County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Lackawanna County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Lackawanna County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Philadelphia County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Philadelphia County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Philadelphia County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Washington County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Washington County   [Map]
Distance: About 528 miles [849.7 km] to the Northeast

York County

Our profile page for Bellevue, York County   [Map]
Distance: About 661 miles [1,063.8 km] to the Northeast

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Prince Edward Island

Our profile page for Bellevue   [Map]
Distance: About 1,476 miles [2,375.4 km] to the Northeast

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Quebec

Our profile page for Bellevue
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in , we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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South Carolina

Greenville County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Greenville County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Greenville County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Tennessee

Davidson County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Davidson County   [Map]
Distance: About 149 miles [239.8 km] to the North Northwest

Shelby County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Shelby County   [Map]
Distance: About 235 miles [378.2 km] to the West Northwest

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Texas

Clay County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Clay County   [Map]
Distance: About 688 miles [1,107.2 km] to the West

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Virginia

Bedford County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Bedford County   [Map]
Distance: About 437 miles [703.3 km] to the East Northeast

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Washington

King County

Our profile page for Bellevue, King County   [Map]
Distance: About 2,084 miles [3,353.9 km] to the Northwest

Whatcom County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Whatcom County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Whatcom County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Wisconsin

Brown County

Our profile page for Bellevue, Brown County   [Map]
Distance: About 725 miles [1,166.8 km] to the North

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

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Bellevue. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bellevue) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bellevue. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0345, Longitude: -86.0219     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bellevue have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.

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<3>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Bellevue to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Jerusalem is 313.237 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 308.852 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 309.869 degrees.

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<7>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Bellevue, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<8>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that the community could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Bellevue.



 
 
 

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