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Welcome to Rock Creek Park ...

Rock Creek Park is located in Houston County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Rock Creek Park: Rock Crk. Park (or less commonly used: Rock Ck. Park or Rock Cr. Park)

Rock Creek Park is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Rock Creek Park is located in the (334) area code.

Communities Also Named Rock Creek Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Rock Creek Park - they are located in Colorado and Maryland.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rock Creek Park.

Communities near Rock Creek Park ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rock Creek Park.

  • Ozark [Dale County]
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    • Ozark [Dale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Rock Creek Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,284 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ozark
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ozark<5>
  • Daleville [Dale County]
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    • Daleville [Dale County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Rock Creek Park
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Daleville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,102 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daleville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Daleville<5>
  • Headland [Henry County]
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    • Headland [Henry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Rock Creek Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,712 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Headland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Headland<5>
  • Hartford [Geneva County]
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    • Hartford [Geneva County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Rock Creek Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,578 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Taylor [Houston County]
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      • Taylor [Houston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Rock Creek Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,428 people
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    • Midland City [Dale County]
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      • Midland City [Dale County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Rock Creek Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midland City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,358 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midland City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midland City<5>
    • Kinsey [Houston County]
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      • Kinsey [Houston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Rock Creek Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinsey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,267 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinsey
    • Ashford [Houston County]
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      • Ashford [Houston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Rock Creek Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,181 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashford<5>
    • Cowarts [Houston County]
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      • Cowarts [Houston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Rock Creek Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowarts have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,079 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowarts
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowarts<5>
    • Level Plains [Dale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Level Plains
      • Level Plains [Dale County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Rock Creek Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Level Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,002 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Level Plains

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rock Creek Park ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

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 Houston, 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 Rock Creek Park - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rock Creek Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Creek Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2585, Longitude: -85.4416       In this case, the coordinates for Rock Creek Park 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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