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Welcome to Rocky Bridge ...

Rocky Bridge is located in Jefferson County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Rocky Bridge: Rocky Brg. (or less commonly used: Rocky Brdg. or Rocky Brdge.)

Rocky Bridge is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Rocky Bridge: (205)

Communities near Rocky Bridge ...

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

  • Birmingham [Jefferson County]
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    • Birmingham [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Rocky Bridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 209,403 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birmingham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Birmingham<5>
  • Hoover [Jefferson County]
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    • Hoover [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Rocky Bridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 85,768 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoover<5>
  • Alabaster [Shelby County]
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    • Alabaster [Shelby County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Rocky Bridge
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alabaster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,487 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alabaster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alabaster<5>
  • Bessemer [Jefferson County]
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    • Bessemer [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Rocky Bridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,472 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bessemer<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pelham [Shelby County]
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      • Pelham [Shelby County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Rocky Bridge
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,911 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelham<5>
    • Trussville [Jefferson County]
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      • Trussville [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Rocky Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,635 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trussville<5>
    • Helena [Shelby County]
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      • Helena [Shelby County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Rocky Bridge
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Helena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,925 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helena<5>
    • Center Point [Jefferson County]
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      • Center Point [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Rocky Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2015: 16,655 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Center Point<5>
    • Hueytown [Jefferson County]
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      • Hueytown [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Rocky Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hueytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hueytown<5>
    • Gardendale [Jefferson County]
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      • Gardendale [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Rocky Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,177 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardendale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gardendale<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rocky Bridge ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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 Jefferson, 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 Rocky Bridge - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rocky Bridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rocky Bridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4568, Longitude: -86.7644       In this case, the coordinates for Rocky Bridge 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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