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1890 Communities Near Goldville ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Goldville had a population of 42 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service. In 2015, Goldville had a population of 54 people.

Alexander City   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 679 people (with 14,718 people in 2015)
 - Alexander City had a post office and railroad service
 
Almond   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Almond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ashland   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 635 people (with 1,983 people in 2015)
 - Ashland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bluff Springs   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Bluff Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bosworth   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Goldville
 - Bosworth had a post office and no railroad service
 
Buttston   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Goldville
 - Buttston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cowpens   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Goldville
 - Cowpens had a post office and no railroad service
 
Daviston   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 141 people (with 210 people in 2015)
 - Daviston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Denver   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Goldville
 - Denver had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dudleyville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Dudleyville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Easton   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Goldville
 - Easton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Emuckfaw   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Goldville
 - Emuckfaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Forester Chapel   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Goldville
 - Forester Chapel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gibsonville   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) from Goldville
 - Gibsonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Goodwater   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 589 people (with 1,343 people in 2015)
 - Goodwater had a post office and railroad service
 
Hackneyville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 77 people
 - Hackneyville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jacksons' Gap   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 207 people (with 802 people in 2015)
 - Jacksons' Gap had a post office and railroad service
 
Lineville   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 234 people (with 2,319 people in 2015)
 - Lineville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Louina   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 130 people
 - Louina had a post office and no railroad service
 
Malone Ferry   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Goldville
 - Malone Ferry had a post office and no railroad service
 
Matilda   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Matilda had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mellow Valley   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Mellow Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Millerville   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Goldville
 - Millerville had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Site   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 109 people (with 755 people in 2015)
 - New Site had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tohopeka   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Goldville
 - Tohopeka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Truett   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Goldville
 - Truett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Zana   (Tallapoosa County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Zana was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Goldville
 - 1895 population of 204 people
 - Zana 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 Goldville, 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 Goldville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Goldville) 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 Goldville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Goldville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goldville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0841, Longitude: -85.7831     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Goldville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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