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1890 Communities Near Calhoun ...

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 Calhoun had a population of 68 people in 1895 with a post office and railroad service.

Ada   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Ada had a post office and railroad service
 
Bragg's   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bragg's had a post office and no railroad service
 
Collirene   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Calhoun
 - Collirene had a post office and no railroad service
 
Daisy   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Calhoun
 - Daisy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fleta   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Calhoun
 - Fleta had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fort Deposit   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 518 people (with 1,240 people in 2015)
 - Fort Deposit had a post office and railroad service
 
Gordonsville   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Gordonsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Greenville   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 2,806 people (with 7,845 people in 2015)
 - Greenville had a post office and railroad service
 
Hayneville   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 355 people (with 862 people in 2015)
 - Hayneville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Highland Home   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Calhoun
 - Highland Home had a post office and no railroad service
 
Honoraville   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 35 people
 - Honoraville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hope Hull   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Hope Hull had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lapine   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Calhoun
 - Lapine had a post office and railroad service
 
Le Grand   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Calhoun
 - Le Grand had a post office and railroad service
 
Letohatchee   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 112 people
 - Letohatchee had a post office and railroad service
 
Lowndesboro   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 482 people (with 107 people in 2015)
 - Lowndesboro had a post office and no railroad service
 
Manningham   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Manningham had a post office and no railroad service
 
McGehee's   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Calhoun
 - McGehee's had railroad service and no post office
 
Mount Carmel   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Mount Carmel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Willing   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 231 people
 - Mount Willing had a post office and no railroad service
 
Naftel   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Calhoun
 - Naftel had a post office and railroad service
 
Ramer   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 142 people
 - Ramer had a post office and railroad service
 
Sandy Ridge   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Calhoun
 - Sandy Ridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saville   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Saville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Searcy   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - Searcy had a post office and railroad service
 
Sellers   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Calhoun
 - Sellers had a post office and no railroad service
 
Strata   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Calhoun
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Strata had a post office and railroad service
 
Tharin   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Calhoun
 - Tharin had a post office and 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 Calhoun, 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' distance that begins in Calhoun. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Calhoun) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calhoun. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0501, Longitude: -86.5450     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Calhoun have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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