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Welcome to Romulus ...

Romulus is located in Tuscaloosa County<1>.

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

Romulus is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Romulus lies within the (205) area code.

Communities Also Named Romulus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Romulus - they are located in Michigan, New York, Oklahoma and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Romulus ...

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

  • Tuscaloosa [Tuscaloosa County]
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    • Tuscaloosa [Tuscaloosa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Romulus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 101,129 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuscaloosa<5>
  • Northport [Tuscaloosa County]
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    • Northport [Tuscaloosa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Romulus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,115 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northport<5>
  • Moundville [Hale County]
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    • Moundville [Hale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Romulus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,459 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moundville 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 Moundville<5>
  • Gordo [Pickens County]
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    • Gordo [Pickens County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Romulus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,614 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordo 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 Gordo<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Coker [Tuscaloosa County]
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      • Coker [Tuscaloosa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Romulus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 964 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coker 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 Coker<5>
    • Akron [Hale County]
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      • Akron [Hale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Romulus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 328 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<5>
    • Union [Greene County]
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      • Union [Greene County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Romulus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 209 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Foster's [Tuscaloosa County]
    • Buhl [Tuscaloosa County]
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      • Buhl [Tuscaloosa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Romulus
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buhl have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Elrod [Tuscaloosa County]
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      • Elrod [Tuscaloosa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Romulus
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elrod have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Romulus. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Romulus.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Romulus ...

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

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About Tuscaloosa County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.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 Tuscaloosa, 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 Romulus - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Romulus) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Romulus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1476, Longitude: -87.7520       In this case, the coordinates for Romulus 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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