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1890 Communities Near Andalusia ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Andalusia had a population of 270 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service. In 2015, Andalusia had a population of 9,063 people.

Alberton   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the East (E) from Andalusia
 - 1895 population of 53 people
 - Alberton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Beda   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Andalusia
 - Beda had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brantley   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Andalusia
 - Brantley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brooklyn   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) from Andalusia
 - 1895 population of 185 people
 - Brooklyn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bullock   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Andalusia
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Bullock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cohassett   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Andalusia
 - Cohassett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Curtis   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Andalusia
 - Curtis had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dozier   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Andalusia
 - Dozier had a post office and no railroad service
 
Edwardsville   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Andalusia
 - Edwardsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fairfield   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Andalusia
 - Fairfield had a post office and no railroad service
 
Florala   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Andalusia
 - Florala had a post office and no railroad service
 
Green Bay   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Andalusia
 - 1895 population of 35 people
 - Green Bay had a post office and no railroad service
 
Industry   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Andalusia
 - Industry had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leon   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Andalusia
 - 1895 population of 78 people
 - Leon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Loango   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Andalusia
 - Loango had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Union   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Andalusia
 - Mount Union had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oaky Streak   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Andalusia
 - Oaky Streak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Opine   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Andalusia
 - Opine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pigeon Creek   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North (N) from Andalusia
 - 1895 population of 64 people
 - Pigeon Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Red Level   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Andalusia
 - 1895 population of 61 people (with 490 people in 2015)
 - Red Level had a post office and no railroad service
 
River Falls   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Andalusia
 - River Falls had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rome   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Andalusia
 - Rome had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rose Hill   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Andalusia
 - Rose Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shell   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Andalusia
 - Shell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vera Cruz   (Covington County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Vera Cruz was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Andalusia
 - Vera Cruz had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wiggins   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Andalusia
 - Wiggins had a post office and no railroad service

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The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







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 Andalusia, 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Andalusia. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Andalusia) 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 Andalusia. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Andalusia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andalusia. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3096, Longitude: -86.4796     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Andalusia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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