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Stoneridge, Alabama

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How Far From Stoneridge to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Stoneridge to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Stoneridge to:

  • Birmingham [Map], which is the Seat of Jefferson County, lies just to the West.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 85 miles [136.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE). If you could drive a straight line from Stoneridge to Montgomery, with an average speed<2>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 5 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of three days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 652 miles [1,049.3 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving would take just over a day, a buggy would take 26 days and walking would take 37 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,546 miles [10,534.8 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,254 miles [11,674.2 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,131 miles [8,257.5 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Stoneridge ...

We have found 10 communities that share the name Stoneridge.

While the name Stoneridge is unique within Alabama, we know of another 10 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.

Communities Outside of Alabama

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New Castle County

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Distance: About 745 miles [1,199 km] to the Northeast


Clayton County

Our profile page for Stoneridge, Clayton County   [Map]
Distance: About 130 miles [209.2 km] to the East


Montgomery County

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Distance: About 651 miles [1,047.7 km] to the Northeast


Stone County

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Distance: About 437 miles [703.3 km] to the West Northwest

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New Brunswick

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Distance: About 1,352 miles [2,175.8 km] to the Northeast

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Orange County

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Distance: About 465 miles [748.3 km] to the East Northeast

Wake County

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Distance: About 479 miles [770.9 km] to the East Northeast

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Distance: About 747 miles [1,202.2 km] to the North Northeast

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Hamilton County

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Distance: About 139 miles [223.7 km] to the Northeast

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Prince William County

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Distance: About 628 miles [1,010.7 km] to the Northeast

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Stoneridge. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stoneridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stoneridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5345, Longitude: -86.6861     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stoneridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.

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<3>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Stoneridge to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Jerusalem is 313.608 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 309.21 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 310.247 degrees.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Stoneridge.