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1890 Communities Near Emelle ...

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

Binnsville (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 125 people
 - Binnsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boligee   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 162 people (with 309 people in 2015)
 - Boligee had a post office and railroad service
 
Boyd   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) from Emelle
 - Boyd had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cooksville (MS)   (Noxubee County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 79 people
 - Cooksville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cuba   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 220 people (with 321 people in 2015)
 - Cuba had a post office and railroad service
 
De Kalb (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 240 people (with 1,057 people in 2015)
 - De Kalb had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dove   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Emelle
 - Dove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Enondale (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Emelle
 - Enondale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Giles (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Emelle
 - Giles had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hamner   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Emelle
 - Hamner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kemper Springs (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Emelle
 - Kemper Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Livingston   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 850 people (with 3,414 people in 2015)
 - Livingston had a post office and railroad service
 
Miller   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Emelle
 - Miller had railroad service and no post office
 
Mount Hebron   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 96 people
 - Mount Hebron had a post office and no railroad service
 
Narkeeta (MS)   (Kemper County (MS)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Narkeeta was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - Narkeeta had a post office and railroad service
 
Paulette (MS)   (Noxubee County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Paulette had a post office and no railroad service
 
Porterville (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Emelle
 - Porterville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Scooba (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 450 people (with 702 people in 2015)
 - Scooba had a post office and railroad service
 
Sucarnoochee (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 92 people
 - Sucarnoochee had a post office and railroad service
 
Sumterville   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 147 people
 - Sumterville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tamola (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Emelle
 - Tamola had railroad service and no post office
 
Tishabee   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Emelle
 - Tishabee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wahalak (MS)   (Kemper County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 115 people
 - Wahalak had a post office and railroad service
 
Warsaw   (Sumter County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Emelle
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Warsaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
West Greene   (Greene County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Emelle
 - West Greene 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 Emelle, 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Emelle. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Emelle) 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 Emelle. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Emelle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Emelle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7287, Longitude: -88.3165     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Emelle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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