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1890 Communities Near Cherokee Bluffs ...

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

Agricola   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Agricola had a post office and no railroad service
 
Alexander City   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 679 people (with 14,718 people in 2015)
 - Alexander City had a post office and railroad service
 
Camp Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 366 people (with 981 people in 2015)
 - Camp Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Central   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Central had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chehaw   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Chehaw had railroad service and no post office
 
Church Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Church Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dadeville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 873 people (with 3,150 people in 2015)
 - Dadeville had a post office and railroad service
 
Dexter   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Dexter had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eclectic   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 1,029 people in 2015)
 - Eclectic had a post office and no railroad service
 
Equality   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Equality had a post office and no railroad service
 
Franklin   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Franklin had railroad service and no post office
 
Good Hope   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 83 people
 - Good Hope had a post office and no railroad service
 
Island Home   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Island Home had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jacksons' Gap   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 207 people (with 802 people in 2015)
 - Jacksons' Gap had a post office and railroad service
 
Jordan   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Jordan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kent   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Kent had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kowaliga   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Kowaliga had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mary   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Mary had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nixburg   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 97 people
 - Nixburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Notasulga   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 332 people (with 856 people in 2015)
 - Notasulga had a post office and railroad service
 
Roxana   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Roxana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tallassee   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 1,413 people (with 4,778 people in 2015)
 - Tallassee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Thornton   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Thornton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Walnut Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Walnut Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ware   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Ware had a post office and no railroad service
 
Weoka   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) from Cherokee Bluffs
 - Weoka 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 Cherokee Bluffs, 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 beginning in Cherokee Bluffs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cherokee Bluffs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cherokee Bluffs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6821, Longitude: -85.9063     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cherokee Bluffs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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