The City of Roanoke, Alabama

Welcome to This site is intended to provide you with information on Land Surveying in the Roanoke, Randolph County area of Alabama.

Roanoke Land Surveying is the local marketing office of Maxwell Land Surveying, LLC located just across the mountain in Munford, Alabama.  We’re aware that Randolph County has had few choices for land surveying work in the recent past and wanted to offer our services to help you with your land surveying needs. Maxwell Land Surveying is led Wm. Allen Maxwell, a licensed professional land surveyor.

Wm. Allen Maxwell handles the administrative and technical operations of all aspects of this land surveying firm. Allen has over 20 years experience in the land surveying field, having started at an early age with his father, Johnny E. Maxwell, who now works in the firm as a licensed professional land surveyor and office manager.

Allen was raised in Munford, Talladega County, Alabama (the other side of the mountain) and has lived in Auburn, where he worked for Maxwell Engineering & Land Surveying (now Pro17 Engineering). He has been back in Munford running his own company for the last 12 years.

Roanoke is a city in Randolph County, which is on the eastern Piedmont border of Alabama, United States.

Roanoke is served by a weekly newspaper, The Randolph Leader. As of the 2000 census, the population of the city is 6,563.

This was an area of historic occupation by the xxxxx before treaties to persuade the Native Americans to cede their land, followed by forced migration under the Indian Removal Act of 1830. The area was part of a broad part of upland developed as cotton plantations worked by enslaved African Americans. The area is still quite rural.

Roanoke is located at 33°8′56″N 85°22′11″W (33.148830, -85.369784).

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 19.1 square miles (49 km2), of which 18.8 square miles (49 km2) is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) (1.47%) is water.

As of the census of 2000, there were 6,563 people, 2,467 households, and 1,660 families residing in the city. The population density was 348.9 people per square mile (134.7/km²). There were 2,792 housing units at an average density of 148.4 per square mile (57.3/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 58.94% White, 39.77% Black or African American, 0.06% Native American, 0.26% Asian, 0.34% from other races, and 0.64% from two or more races. 1.19% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

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