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Welcome to Algoma Park ...

Algoma Park is located in Roanoke County<1>.

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

Algoma Park is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Algoma Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Algoma Park lies within the (540) area code.

Communities near Algoma Park ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Algoma Park
    • Estimated population for 2018: 99,920 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke
  • Salem [Salem City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Salem City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Algoma Park
    • Estimated population for 2018: 25,643 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem
  • Vinton [Roanoke County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
    • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Algoma Park
    • Estimated population for 2018: 8,096 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton
  • Rocky Mount [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rocky Mount have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Mount
    • Rocky Mount [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Algoma Park
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,748 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Troutville [Botetourt County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troutville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troutville
      • Troutville [Botetourt County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Algoma Park
      • Estimated population for 2018: 430 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutville
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boones Mill
      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Algoma Park
      • Estimated population for 2018: 234 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill
    • Buena Vista [Roanoke City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buena Vista
      • Buena Vista [Roanoke City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Algoma Park
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    • Sunset Village [Salem City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Village
      • Sunset Village [Salem City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Algoma Park
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    • Hanging Rock [Roanoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanging Rock
      • Hanging Rock [Roanoke County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Algoma Park
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    • Montgomery Village [Roanoke County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery Village
      • Montgomery Village [Roanoke County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Algoma Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery Village

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Algoma Park ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Roanoke County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Roanoke County: www.roanokecountyva.gov/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Roanoke, 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 Algoma Park - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Algoma Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Algoma Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2210, Longitude: -79.9942       In this case, the coordinates for Algoma Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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