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Census Data for Roland ...

As far as we can tell, Roland has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Roland, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Rehobeth [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rehobeth
    • Rehobeth [Houston County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Roland
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,657 people. This represents a 27.76% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,297 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rehobeth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rehobeth
  • Taylor [Houston County]
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    • Taylor [Houston County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Roland
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,428 people. This represents a 2.23% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,375 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Malvern [Geneva County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malvern
    • Malvern [Geneva County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Roland
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,463 people. This represents a 1.04% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,448 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Malvern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malvern<3>
  • Dothan [Houston County]
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    • Dothan [Houston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Roland
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 68,941 people. This represents a 5.26% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 65,496 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dothan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dothan<3>
  • Madrid [Houston County]
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    • Madrid [Houston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Roland
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 290 people. This represents a 17.14% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 350 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madrid have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Avon [Houston County]
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    • Avon [Houston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Roland
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 510 people. This represents a 6.08% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 543 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avon
  • Cottonwood [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cottonwood
    • Cottonwood [Houston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Roland
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,255 people. This represents a 2.64% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,289 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cottonwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cottonwood<3>
  • Cowarts [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowarts
    • Cowarts [Houston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Roland
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,079 people. This represents a 11.12% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,871 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowarts have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowarts<3>
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    • Slocomb [Geneva County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slocomb
      • Slocomb [Geneva County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Roland
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,898 people. This represents a 4.14% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,980 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slocomb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slocomb
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slocomb<3>
    • Grimes [Dale County]
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      • Grimes [Dale County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Roland
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 556 people. This represents a 0.36% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 558 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grimes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ashford [Houston County]
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      • Ashford [Houston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Roland
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,181 people. This represents a 1.54% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,148 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashford<3>
    • Kinsey [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kinsey
      • Kinsey [Houston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Roland
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,267 people. This represents a 3.14% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,198 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinsey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Midland City [Dale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midland City
      • Midland City [Dale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Roland
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,358 people. This represents a 0.6% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,344 people.
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midland City<3>
    • Napier Field [Dale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Napier Field
      • Napier Field [Dale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Roland
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 344 people. This represents a 2.82% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 354 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Napier Field have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Napier Field
    • Webb [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Webb
      • Webb [Houston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Roland
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,477 people. This represents a 3.29% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,430 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webb
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Webb<3>

Houston County ...

Roland is located in Houston County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Houston County.

Miscellaneous Information for Roland ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Houston County or the community of Roland:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Roland:
    • GNIS ID for Roland: 132385
    • GNIS ID for Houston County: 161560
    • GNIS ID for State of Alabama: 1779775
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Roland is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Roland.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Roland. 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/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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 from Point A (ie- Roland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1349, Longitude: -85.4372       In this case, the coordinates for Roland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.




 

 

 

 

 


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