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1890 Communities Near Comer ...

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

Aberfoil   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the West (W) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 65 people
 - Aberfoil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Batesville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Batesville had a post office and railroad service
 
Clayton   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 997 people (with 2,925 people in 2015)
 - Clayton had a post office and railroad service
 
Cotton Hill   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Cotton Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Creek Stand   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Comer
 - Creek Stand had a post office and no railroad service
 
Enon   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Comer
 - Enon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eufaula   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 4,394 people (with 12,596 people in 2015)
 - Eufaula had a post office and railroad service
 
Georgetown (GA)   (Quitman County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 348 people (with 973 people in 2000)
 - Georgetown had a post office and railroad service
 
Glenville   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 282 people
 - Glenville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Guerryton   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Guerryton had a post office and railroad service
 
Hatchechubbee   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 205 people
 - Hatchechubbee had a post office and railroad service
 
Hawkinsville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Hawkinsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Howe   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) from Comer
 - Howe had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hurtsboro   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 433 people (with 600 people in 2015)
 - Hurtsboro had a post office and railroad service
 
Jernigan   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 89 people
 - Jernigan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Midway   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 612 people (with 488 people in 2015)
 - Midway had a post office and railroad service
 
Mount Andrew   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Mount Andrew had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oateston   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) from Comer
 - Oateston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Perote   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 195 people
 - Perote had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pine Grove   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) from Comer
 - Pine Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Star Hill   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Star Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Suspension   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 53 people
 - Suspension had a post office and railroad service
 
Three Notch   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Comer
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Three Notch had a post office and railroad service
 
Tullis   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Comer
 - Tullis had railroad service and no post office
 
White Oak   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Comer
 - White Oak had railroad service and no post office

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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 Comer, 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 from Comer. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Comer) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Comer. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Comer

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Comer. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0324, Longitude: -85.3833     [Map].

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