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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Roopville.

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Around Roopville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Atlanta. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the northeast of Roopville. Atlanta has a population of 473,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Marietta. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the northeast of Roopville and has a population of 60,900 people.

For comparison, Roopville has a population of 230 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Roopville and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Anniston (AL)   [Map]   22,112   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Oxford (AL)   [Map]   21,120   W   43 miles [69.2 km]
Acworth   [Map]   22,418   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Carrollton   [Map]   26,562   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Douglasville   [Map]   33,252   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
East Point   [Map]   35,471   E   42 miles [67.6 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   17,519   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Forest Park   [Map]   19,731   E   45 miles [72.4 km]
Kennesaw   [Map]   33,627   NE   49 miles [78.9 km]
LaGrange   [Map]   30,771   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Newnan   [Map]   37,912   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Peachtree City   [Map]   35,186   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Smyrna   [Map]   56,664   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Stockbridge   [Map]   28,677   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Union City   [Map]   20,919   E   34 miles [54.7 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Graham (AL)   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Newell (AL)   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ranburne (AL)   [Map]   407   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Woodland (AL)   [Map]   183   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bowdon Junction   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bowdon   [Map]   2,097   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bremen   [Map]   6,421   N   18 miles [29 km]
Centralhatchee   [Map]   389   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ephesus   [Map]   419   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Franklin   [Map]   964   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mount Zion   [Map]   1,763   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Roosterville   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sargent   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Waco   [Map]   522   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Whitesburg   [Map]   604   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

For more communities neighboring Roopville, please visit our County-by-County Page for Roopville.

Carroll County ...

Roopville is located in Carroll County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Carroll County: Cleburne (AL), Randolph (AL), Coweta, Douglas, Fulton, Haralson, Heard & Paulding.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Roopville ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some names catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Cedarwood   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the North of Roopville   [Map]
Centralhatchee   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the South   [Map]
Double Branches   -   7 miles [11.3 km] to the North   [Map]
Farmers High   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Joel   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Oak Grove   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Roosterville   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Star Point   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the East   [Map]
Stoney Point   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the West   [Map]
Unity   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Victory   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Yellow Dirt   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roopville ...

Looking for more information about Roopville? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Roopville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Roopville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Roopville.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Roopville. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Roopville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

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

For the State of Georgia

    Georgia Tourism
    Parks for Georgia

    Fishing in Georgia
    Hunting in Georgia

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Georgia Statewide Tourism
    Roopville Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Roopville


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Georgia

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Georgia

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Georgia

Airports Near Roopville ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Roopville.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Wilson Intl.   [Map]   27GA   NNE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Newnan Coweta Co. Airport(ICAO: KCCO)   [Map]   CCO   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Falcon Fld.(ICAO: KFFC)   [Map]   FFC   ESE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Paulding County Rgnl.   [Map]   PUJ   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Roopville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Roopville. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   ENE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   W   93 miles [149.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Roanoke Muni.    [Map]   7A5   SSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   S   65 miles [104.6 km]
Middle Georgia Rgnl.(MCN/KMCN)   [Map]   MCN   ESE   100 miles [160.9 km]
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   SW   108 miles [173.8 km]
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   N   109 miles [175.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
West Georgia Rgnl.   [Map]   CTJ   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Wilson Intl.   [Map]   27GA   NNE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Newnan Coweta Co. Airport(ICAO: KCCO)   [Map]   CCO   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
La Grange - Callaway Airport(ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]   LGC   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Falcon Fld.(ICAO: KFFC)   [Map]   FFC   ESE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Paulding County Rgnl.   [Map]   PUJ   NNE   33 miles [53.1 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Newnan Coweta Co. Airport   (ICAO: KCCO)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
La Grange - Callaway Airport   (ICAO: KLGC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Falcon Fld.   (ICAO: KFFC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fulton Co. Airport   (FTY/KFTY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Clayton County - Tara Fld.   (ICAO: K4A7)   [Map]
        Website for Clayton County - Tara Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greenville Airport   (GSP/KGSP)   [Map]
        Website for Greenville - Spartanburg Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Middle Georgia Rgnl.   (MCN/KMCN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Carroll County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carroll County: www.carrollcountyga.com/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Roopville.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Roopville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Roopville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Roopville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Roopville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roopville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4566, Longitude: -85.1304     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Roopville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Roopville), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Roopville.