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Roxana, Alabama
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Welcome to Roxana ...

Roxana is located in Lee County<1>.

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

Roxana is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The telephone area code for Roxana: (334)

Websites for Roxana ...

Junior League:   www.leecountyjuniorleague.com/

Communities Also Named Roxana ...

While we believe that this Roxana is located in Lee County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Roxana. Those communities are located in the following counties: Chambers and Montgomery County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 10 communities that are also named Roxana - they are located in Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, North Carolina and Oklahoma.

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

Communities near Roxana ...

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

  • Auburn [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
    • Auburn [Lee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Roxana
    • Estimated population in 2019: 66,259 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
  • Opelika [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Opelika
    • Opelika [Lee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Roxana
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,908 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Opelika have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opelika
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opelika<5>
  • Tuskegee [Macon County]
  • Tallassee [Elmore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallassee
    • Tallassee [Elmore County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Roxana
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,502 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallassee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallassee<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dadeville [Tallapoosa County]
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      • Dadeville [Tallapoosa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Roxana
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,053 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dadeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dadeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dadeville<5>
    • Camp Hill [Tallapoosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camp Hill
      • Camp Hill [Tallapoosa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Roxana
      • Estimated population in 2019: 950 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camp Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camp Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<5>
    • Jacksons' Gap [Tallapoosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacksons' Gap
      • Jacksons' Gap [Tallapoosa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Roxana
      • Estimated population in 2019: 827 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jacksons' Gap have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksons' Gap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksons' Gap<5>
    • Notasulga [Macon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Notasulga
      • Notasulga [Macon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Roxana
      • Estimated population in 2019: 823 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Notasulga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Notasulga
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Notasulga<5>
    • Franklin [Macon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
      • Franklin [Macon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Roxana
      • Estimated population in 2019: 512 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
    • Loachapoka [Lee County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roxana ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Roxana. 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 Lee, 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 Roxana - 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' (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- Roxana) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roxana. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6871, Longitude: -85.6691       In this case, the coordinates for Roxana 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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