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The location of Monrovia













Welcome to Monrovia ...

Monrovia is located in Madison County.

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

Monrovia is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Monrovia: (256) and (938)<3>

Communities near Monrovia ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Monrovia and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Ardmore   [Map]   1,398   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Athens   [Map]   25,616   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Capshaw   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Elkmont   [Map]   473   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   194,585   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Madison   [Map]   48,861   S   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Monrovia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Monrovia - they are located in California, Indiana, Kansas (2), Maryland and Virginia.

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

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 Monrovia. 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 Monrovia. 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 Monrovia.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monrovia ...

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

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About Madison County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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 Monrovia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<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- Monrovia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monrovia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7865, Longitude: -86.7139     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Monrovia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Monrovia.

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