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Welcome to Broomtown ...

Broomtown is located in Cherokee County<1>.

Broomtown is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: While Broomtown is in the Central Time Zone, the area just to the east is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Telephone area codes for Broomtown: (256) & (938)<3>

Communities Also Named Broomtown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Broomtown - it's located in Georgia.

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

Communities near Broomtown ...

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

  • Euthtilloga [Chattooga County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Euthtilloga
    • Euthtilloga [Chattooga County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Broomtown
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 29,011 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Euthtilloga have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Fort Payne [DeKalb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Payne
    • Fort Payne [DeKalb County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Broomtown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,074 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Payne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Payne<6>
  • Centre [Cherokee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centre
    • Centre [Cherokee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Broomtown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,542 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centre have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre<6>
  • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Bluff
    • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Broomtown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,823 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Bluff<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Leesburg [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leesburg
      • Leesburg [Cherokee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Broomtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,013 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leesburg<6>
    • Robealou Acres [Floyd County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Robealou Acres
      • Robealou Acres [Floyd County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Broomtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 973 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robealou Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robealou Acres
    • Sand Rock [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sand Rock
      • Sand Rock [Cherokee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Broomtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 569 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sand Rock
    • Valley Head [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Head
      • Valley Head [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Broomtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 549 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Head
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valley Head<6>
    • Hammondville [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hammondville
      • Hammondville [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Broomtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hammondville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammondville
    • Central Grove [Floyd County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central Grove
      • Central Grove [Floyd County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Broomtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 377 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Broomtown ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Broomtown. 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 Cherokee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Broomtown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Broomtown) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Broomtown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Broomtown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Broomtown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3608, Longitude: -85.5211    
<5>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.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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