RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Axle, Alabama

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other AL
Communities

















Welcome to Axle ...

Axle is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

Axle is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Axle lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Axle ...

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

  • Monroeville [Monroe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroeville
    • Monroeville [Monroe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Axle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,718 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroeville<5>
  • Frisco City [Monroe County]
  • Excel [Monroe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Excel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Excel
    • Excel [Monroe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Axle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 632 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Excel
  • Vredenburgh [Monroe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vredenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vredenburgh
    • Vredenburgh [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Axle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 290 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vredenburgh
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beatrice [Monroe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beatrice have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beatrice
      • Beatrice [Monroe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Axle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 278 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beatrice
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beatrice<5>
    • Repton [Conecuh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Repton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Repton
      • Repton [Conecuh County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Axle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Repton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Repton<5>
    • Peterman [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peterman
      • Peterman [Monroe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Axle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peterman
    • Tunnel Springs [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunnel Springs
      • Tunnel Springs [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Axle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunnel Springs
    • Mexia [Monroe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mexia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mexia
      • Mexia [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Axle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mexia
    • Scratch Ankle [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scratch Ankle
      • Scratch Ankle [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Axle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scratch Ankle

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 Axle. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Axle.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Axle. 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 Axle.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Axle ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community located in Alabama

About Monroe County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Monroe, 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 Axle - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Axle) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Axle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5957, Longitude: -87.3297       In this case, the coordinates for Axle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 11 Jul 2020