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Around Royal ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Gadsden. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the east of Royal. Gadsden has a population of 35,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Trussville. It is located about 31 miles [ km] to the south of Royal and has a population of 22,600 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Royal.<2>

  • Blountsville [Blount County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blountsville
    • Blountsville [Blount County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Royal
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,670 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blountsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blountsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blountsville<4>
  • Brooksville [Blount County]
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    • Brooksville [Blount County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Royal
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooksville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooksville
  • Clarence [Blount County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarence
    • Clarence [Blount County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Royal
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  • Cleveland [Blount County]
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    • Cleveland [Blount County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Royal
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,306 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<4>
  • Craig [Blount County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Craig
    • Craig [Blount County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Royal
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Craig have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Fridays Crossing [Blount County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fridays Crossing
    • Fridays Crossing [Blount County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Royal
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  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Gum Springs [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gum Springs
      • Gum Springs [Blount County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Royal
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gum Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gum Springs
    • Holly Pond [Cullman County]
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      • Holly Pond [Cullman County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 826 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Pond have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Pond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Pond<4>
    • Hoods Crossroads [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoods Crossroads
      • Hoods Crossroads [Blount County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Royal
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoods Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoods Crossroads
    • Nectar [Blount County]
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      • Nectar [Blount County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 341 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nectar have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nectar
    • Oneonta [Blount County]
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      • Oneonta [Blount County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,577 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneonta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneonta<4>
    • Rosa [Blount County]
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      • Rosa [Blount County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 319 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosa have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosa
    • Snead [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snead
      • Snead [Blount County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 838 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snead have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snead<4>
    • Susan Moore [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Susan Moore
      • Susan Moore [Blount County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 776 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Susan Moore
    • Wynnville [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wynnville
      • Wynnville [Blount County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Royal
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For more communities neighboring Royal, please visit our County-by-County Page for Royal.

Blount County ...

Royal is located in Blount County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Blount County: Cullman, Etowah, Jefferson, Marshall, Saint Clair, Walker & Winston.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Royal ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Royal.

Airports Near Royal ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Royal and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Royal.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Alabama

About Blount County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Royal.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Royal) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Royal. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0720, Longitude: -86.5022       In this case, the coordinates for Royal have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Blount, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Royal), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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