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The location of Luke









Welcome to Luke ...

Luke is located in Etowah County.

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

Luke is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities near Luke ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Luke and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Attalla   [Map]   5,827   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,652   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Centre   [Map]   3,498   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,409   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Glencoe   [Map]   5,152   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hokes Bluff   [Map]   4,269   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Luke ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Luke - they are located in Arizona, Georgia, Kansas, Manitoba, Maryland, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

See 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 Luke. 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 Luke. 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 Luke.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Luke ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Etowah County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Luke. 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: 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 Luke - 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- Luke) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Luke. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0504, Longitude: -85.8994     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Luke have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Luke.

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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019