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Welcome to Round Mountain ...

Round Mountain is located in Cherokee County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Round Mountain: Round Mtn. (or less commonly used: Round Mntn.)

Round Mountain is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area codes for Round Mountain: (256) and (938)<4>

Communities Also Named Round Mountain ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Round Mountain - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Maine (2), Nevada, North Carolina (2) and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Round Mountain ...

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

  • Fort Payne [DeKalb County]
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    • Fort Payne [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Round Mountain
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,074 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Payne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Payne<6>
  • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County]
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    • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Round Mountain
    • 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>
  • Centre [Cherokee County]
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    • Centre [Cherokee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Round Mountain
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,542 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centre have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre<6>
  • Collinsville [DeKalb County]
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    • Collinsville [DeKalb County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Round Mountain
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,009 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collinsville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Crossville [DeKalb County]
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      • Crossville [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Round Mountain
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,857 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossville<6>
    • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County]
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      • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Round Mountain
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,823 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Bluff<6>
    • Leesburg [Cherokee County]
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      • Leesburg [Cherokee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Round Mountain
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,013 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leesburg<6>
    • Sand Rock [Cherokee County]
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      • Sand Rock [Cherokee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Round Mountain
      • Estimated population in 2019: 569 people
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    • Pine Ridge [DeKalb County]
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      • Pine Ridge [DeKalb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Round Mountain
      • Estimated population in 2019: 284 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Ridge
    • Gaylesville [Cherokee County]
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      • Gaylesville [Cherokee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Round Mountain
      • Estimated population in 2019: 141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaylesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaylesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaylesville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Round Mountain ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Cherokee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Cherokee, 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 Round Mountain - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Round Mountain) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Round Mountain. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2156, Longitude: -85.6839       In this case, the coordinates for Round Mountain 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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