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The location of Lofty













Welcome to Lofty ...

Lofty is located in Randolph County.

The location of Lofty has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Lofty is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Lofty (for example, toward Roopville (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Communities near Lofty ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Heflin   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Lofty

Located in Cleburne County

Tallapoosa   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Lofty

Located in Haralson County (GA)

Bowdon   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lofty

Located in Carroll County (GA)

Mount Zion   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lofty

Located in Carroll County (GA)

Wedowee   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Lofty

Ephesus   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Lofty

Located in Heard County (GA)

Ranburne   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Lofty

Located in Cleburne County

Centralhatchee   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Lofty

Located in Heard County (GA)

Fruithurst   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Lofty

Located in Cleburne County

Roopville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Lofty

Located in Carroll County (GA)

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lofty.

Communities Also Named Lofty ...

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

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lofty. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lofty. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lofty.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lofty:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lofty ...

Looking for more information about Lofty? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Randolph County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lofty - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lofty) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lofty. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4629, Longitude: -85.4000     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lofty have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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