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Welcome to Rodentown ...

Rodentown is located in DeKalb County<1>.

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

Rodentown is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area codes for Rodentown: (256) & (938)<4>

Communities near Rodentown ...

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

  • Gadsden [Etowah County]
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    • Gadsden [Etowah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Rodentown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35,000 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gadsden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gadsden<6>
  • Albertville [Marshall County]
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    • Albertville [Marshall County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Rodentown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,711 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albertville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albertville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albertville<6>
  • Boaz [Marshall County]
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    • Boaz [Marshall County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Rodentown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boaz
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boaz<6>
  • Rainbow City [Etowah County]
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    • Rainbow City [Etowah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Rodentown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,611 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainbow City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainbow City<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Guntersville [Marshall County]
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      • Guntersville [Marshall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Rodentown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,571 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guntersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guntersville<6>
    • Attalla [Etowah County]
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      • Attalla [Etowah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Rodentown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,771 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attalla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attalla<6>
    • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County]
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      • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Rodentown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,257 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hokes Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hokes Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hokes Bluff<6>
    • Collinsville [DeKalb County]
    • Crossville [DeKalb County]
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      • Crossville [DeKalb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the north of Rodentown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossville<6>
    • Sardis City [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis City
      • Sardis City [Etowah County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Rodentown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rodentown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About DeKalb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rodentown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2345, Longitude: -86.0169       In this case, the coordinates for Rodentown 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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