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Welcome to Royal ...

Royal is located in Blount County<1>.

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

Royal is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Royal: (205)

Communities Also Named Royal ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Royal - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina (2), Ohio (3), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Royal ...

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

  • Arab [Marshall County]
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    • Arab [Marshall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Royal
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,383 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arab<5>
  • Oneonta [Blount County]
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    • Oneonta [Blount County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> 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<5>
  • Hanceville [Cullman County]
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    • Hanceville [Cullman County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Royal
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,461 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanceville 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 Hanceville<5>
  • Blountsville [Blount County]
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    • Blountsville [Blount County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blountsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hayden [Blount County]
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      • Hayden [Blount County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,343 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayden<5>
    • Cleveland [Blount County]
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      • Cleveland [Blount County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<5>
    • Locust Fork [Blount County]
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      • Locust Fork [Blount County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Locust Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Fork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Locust Fork<5>
    • Steele [Saint Clair County]
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      • Steele [Saint Clair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,089 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steele have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steele
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steele<5>
    • Altoona [Etowah County]
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      • Altoona [Etowah County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Royal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 913 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altoona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<5>
    • Snead [Blount County]
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      • Snead [Blount County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snead<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Royal ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Blount County

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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>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.
<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 Royal - 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 things 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).
<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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