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1890 Communities Near Allenton Station ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find Allenton Station in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Allenton Station.

Allenton   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 163 people
 - Allenton had a post office and railroad service
 
Awin   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Allenton Station
 - Awin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bragg's   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bragg's had a post office and no railroad service
 
Butler Springs   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Butler Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Caledonia   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Allenton Station
 - Caledonia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Carlowville   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Carlowville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chestnut   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 78 people
 - Chestnut had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dawson's   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Allenton Station
 - Dawson's had railroad service and no post office
 
Farmersville   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 58 people
 - Farmersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fatama   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) from Allenton Station
 - Fatama had a post office and no railroad service
 
Forest Home   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 45 people
 - Forest Home had a post office and no railroad service
 
Furman   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 195 people
 - Furman had a post office and no railroad service
 
Harmony   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Allenton Station
 - Harmony had a post office and no railroad service
 
Herbert   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Herbert had a post office and no railroad service
 
McBrydes   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Allenton Station
 - McBrydes had railroad service and no post office
 
Minter   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Minter had a post office and railroad service
 
Monterey   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 280 people
 - Monterey had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pine Apple   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 520 people (with 126 people in 2015)
 - Pine Apple had a post office and railroad service
 
Pineville   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Allenton Station
 - Pineville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Richmond   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 176 people
 - Richmond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Riley   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Allenton Station
 - Riley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rosebud   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Allenton Station
 - Rosebud had a post office and no railroad service
 
Snow Hill   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 173 people
 - Snow Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Tilden   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Allenton Station
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Tilden had a post office and no railroad service
 
Turkestan   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Turkestan was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Allenton Station
 - Turkestan had a post office and no railroad service

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Allenton Station, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allenton Station. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9299, Longitude: -87.0236     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Allenton Station have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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