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Welcome to Ringgold ...

Ringgold is located in Cherokee County<1>.

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

Ringgold is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Ringgold: (256) and (938)<4>

Communities Also Named Ringgold ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Ringgold - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska (2), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Ringgold ...

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

  • Fort Payne [DeKalb County]
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    • Fort Payne [DeKalb County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Ringgold
    • 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]
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    • Centre [Cherokee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Ringgold
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centre have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,542 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre<6>
  • Collinsville [DeKalb County]
  • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County]
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    • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Ringgold
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,823 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Bluff<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cave Spring [Floyd County]
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      • Cave Spring [Floyd County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Ringgold
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,070 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cave Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cave Spring<6>
    • Leesburg [Cherokee County]
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      • Leesburg [Cherokee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Ringgold
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,013 people
      • 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]<5> to the east of Ringgold
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robealou Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robealou Acres
    • Sand Rock [Cherokee County]
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      • Sand Rock [Cherokee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Ringgold
      • Estimated population in 2019: 569 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sand Rock
    • Valley Head [DeKalb County]
    • Hammondville [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hammondville
      • Hammondville [DeKalb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Ringgold
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hammondville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 495 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammondville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ringgold ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Cherokee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ringgold. 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 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 Ringgold - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Ringgold) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ringgold. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3340, Longitude: -85.5477       In this case, the coordinates for Ringgold have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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