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1890 Communities Near Glendale Acres ...

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

Buyck   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) from Glendale Acres
 - Buyck had a post office and no railroad service
 
Central   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Glendale Acres
 - Central had a post office and no railroad service
 
Church Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) from Glendale Acres
 - Church Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dexter   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Glendale Acres
 - Dexter had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eclectic   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 1,029 people in 2015)
 - Eclectic had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elmore   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 175 people (with 1,271 people in 2015)
 - Elmore had a post office and railroad service
 
Equality   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Glendale Acres
 - Equality had a post office and no railroad service
 
Franklin   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Glendale Acres
 - Franklin had railroad service and no post office
 
Good Hope   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 83 people
 - Good Hope had a post office and no railroad service
 
Holtville   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) from Glendale Acres
 - Holtville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Island Home   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Island Home had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jordan   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Glendale Acres
 - Jordan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kent   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Glendale Acres
 - Kent had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kowaliga   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Kowaliga had a post office and no railroad service
 
La Place   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - La Place had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Meigs   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 139 people
 - Mount Meigs had a post office and railroad service
 
Nixburg   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 97 people
 - Nixburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pentonville   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Glendale Acres
 - Pentonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shorter   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Glendale Acres
 - Shorter had railroad service and no post office
 
Speed   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Glendale Acres
 - Speed had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tallassee   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Glendale Acres
 - 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 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Glendale Acres
 - Thornton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Titus   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Glendale Acres
 - Titus had a post office and no railroad service
 
Walnut Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Walnut Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ware   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Ware had a post office and no railroad service
 
Weoka   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Glendale Acres
 - Weoka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wetumpka   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Glendale Acres
 - 1895 population of 619 people (with 7,994 people in 2015)
 - Wetumpka 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 Glendale Acres, 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 beginning in Glendale Acres. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Glendale Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glendale Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6037, Longitude: -86.0469     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glendale Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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