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1890 Communities Near Center Community ...

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 Center Community in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Center Community.

Adville   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) from Center Community
 - Adville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Arkadelphia   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 203 people
 - Arkadelphia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Baldwin   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Center Community
 - Baldwin had railroad service and no post office
 
Bangor   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Bangor had a post office and railroad service
 
Blount Springs   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 403 people
 - Blount Springs had a post office and railroad service
 
Blountsville   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 288 people (with 1,697 people in 2015)
 - Blountsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bremen   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 84 people
 - Bremen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cleveland   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Center Community
 - Cleveland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coaldale   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 729 people
 - Coaldale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crane Hill   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Center Community
 - Crane Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cullman   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 1,017 people (with 15,350 people in 2015)
 - Cullman had a post office and railroad service
 
Garden City   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 100 people (with 496 people in 2015)
 - Garden City had a post office and railroad service
 
Gum Springs   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Gum Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Holly Pond   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Center Community
 - Holly Pond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Joy   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Center Community
 - Joy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Linton   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Center Community
 - Linton had railroad service and no post office
 
Little Warrior   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Center Community
 - Little Warrior had a post office and no railroad service
 
Logan   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Center Community
 - Logan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Phelan   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Center Community
 - Phelan had railroad service and no post office
 
Reid's   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Center Community
 - Reid's had railroad service and no post office
 
Simcoe   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Center Community
 - Simcoe had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sloan   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Center Community
 - Sloan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Trimble   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Center Community
 - Trimble had a post office and no railroad service
 
Walter   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Center Community
 - Walter had a post office and no railroad service
 
Warrior   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Center Community
 - 1895 population of 1,237 people (with 3,199 people in 2015)
 - Warrior had a post office and railroad service

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Cullman County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.al.us/

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 Center Community, 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 starts in Center Community. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Center Community) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Center Community. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0382, Longitude: -86.8108     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Center Community have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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