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Roanoke

Randolph County,

Alabama

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Proud of Our Past, Confident in Our Future


The Alabama state capital is Montgomery.


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36274

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Roanoke is approximately 6362 (1990), 6074 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2723 (1990), 2409 (2010).

The amount of land area in Roanoke is 48.042 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.72 sq kilometers.
The distance from Roanoke to Washington DC is 628 miles. The distance to the Alabama state capital is 77 miles. (as the crow flies)
Roanoke is positioned 33.14 degrees north of the equator and 85.36 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Location

Roanoke location: in eastern Alabama, not far from the Georgia border.

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Climate & Weather

Roanoke average annual rainfall is 54.2 inches per year
Roanoke average temperature is 62 degrees F.
The average winter temperature is 46.2 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 79.6 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Roanoke history:

Roanoke was named for County namesake, John Randolph. The city was named for his Virginia Plantation. during the 1830's.Here is a good history page for Roanoke.

Ella Smith Doll
Beginning in 1897, Ella Smith created her unique dolls. The dolls died with her in 1925. Read the entire story on the above website.
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Attractions

Roanoke attractions:

Recreational opportunities abound at nearby Lake Wedowee and West Point Lake.

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