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Welcome to Sewell ...

Sewell is located in Randolph County<1>.

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

Sewell is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: While Sewell is in the Central Time Zone, the area just to the east is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Communities Also Named Sewell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Sewell - they are located in Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland (2), New Jersey, Oregon and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Sewell ...

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

  • Roanoke [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke [Randolph County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Sewell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roanoke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<5>
  • Tyus [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyus
    • Tyus [Carroll County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Sewell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,525 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyus
  • Wedowee [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wedowee
    • Wedowee [Randolph County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Sewell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 794 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wedowee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wedowee<5>
  • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairlawn Estates
    • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Sewell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 736 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairlawn Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairlawn Estates
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bowers Ferry [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowers Ferry
      • Bowers Ferry [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Sewell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 485 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowers Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowers Ferry
    • Ranburne [Cleburne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranburne
      • Ranburne [Cleburne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Sewell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 398 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranburne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranburne<5>
    • Yates Crossroads [Heard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yates Crossroads
      • Yates Crossroads [Heard County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Sewell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 360 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yates Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yates Crossroads
    • Woodland [Randolph County]
    • Jake [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jake
      • Jake [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Sewell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 146 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jake
    • Houston [Heard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houston
      • Houston [Heard County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Sewell
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 110 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houston

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sewell ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Randolph County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sewell. 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 Randolph, 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 Sewell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Sewell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sewell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3898, Longitude: -85.3063       In this case, the coordinates for Sewell 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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