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Roosevelt, Alabama

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The location of Roosevelt

Welcome to Roosevelt ...

Roosevelt is located in Jefferson County.

The location of Roosevelt has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Roosevelt is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Roosevelt is located in the (205) area code.

Communities near Roosevelt ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Roosevelt and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Alabaster   [Map]   33,202   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,386   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Birmingham   [Map]   210,710   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Helena   [Map]   19,072   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,476   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,920   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Roosevelt.

Communities Also Named Roosevelt ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Roosevelt - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah, Washington (4) and Wisconsin (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Roosevelt. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Roosevelt. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Roosevelt.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Roosevelt:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roosevelt ...

Looking for more information about Roosevelt? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Roosevelt - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Roosevelt) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roosevelt. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4396, Longitude: -86.9330     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Roosevelt have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Roosevelt.

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