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

Ridgeville, Alabama
(Butler County)

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

















Welcome to Ridgeville ...

Ridgeville is located in Butler County<1>.

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

Ridgeville is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Ridgeville: (334)

Communities Also Named Ridgeville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Ridgeville: This one is located in Butler County and the other is located in Etowah County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 17 communities that are also named Ridgeville - they are located in California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Manitoba, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Ridgeville ...

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

  • Greenville [Butler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
    • Greenville [Butler County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Ridgeville
    • Former name for Greenville: Buttsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,395 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<5>
  • Fort Deposit [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Deposit
    • Fort Deposit [Lowndes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Ridgeville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Deposit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,155 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Deposit
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Deposit<5>
  • Gordonville [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordonville
    • Gordonville [Lowndes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Ridgeville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 278 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordonville
  • Pine Apple [Wilcox County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Apple
    • Pine Apple [Wilcox County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Ridgeville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 132 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Apple
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oak Hill [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Hill
      • Oak Hill [Wilcox County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Ridgeville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Hill
    • Forest Home [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Home
      • Forest Home [Butler County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Ridgeville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Home have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Home
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Home<5>
    • Awin [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Awin
      • Awin [Wilcox County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Ridgeville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Awin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Awin
    • Bragg's [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bragg's
      • Bragg's [Lowndes County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Ridgeville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bragg's have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bragg's
    • Furman [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Furman
      • Furman [Wilcox County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ridgeville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Furman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Furman
    • Snow Hill [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Hill
      • Snow Hill [Wilcox County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Ridgeville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Hill

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ridgeville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community located in Alabama

About Butler County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ridgeville. 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 Butler, 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 Ridgeville - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ridgeville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ridgeville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9251, Longitude: -86.8403       In this case, the coordinates for Ridgeville 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: 21 Oct 2020