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1890 Communities Near Guntersville ...

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 Guntersville had a population of 471 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service. In 2015, Guntersville had a population of 8,385 people.

Albertville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) from Guntersville
 - 1895 population of 177 people (with 21,462 people in 2015)
 - Albertville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bucksnort   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Guntersville
 - 1895 population of 15 people
 - Bucksnort had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cottonville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Guntersville
 - 1895 population of 61 people
 - Cottonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Diamond   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Guntersville
 - Diamond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Friendship   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Guntersville
 - Friendship had a post office and no railroad service
 
Grassy   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Guntersville
 - Grassy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Henryville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) from Guntersville
 - Henryville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hyatt   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Guntersville
 - Hyatt had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jink   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Jink was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Guntersville
 - Jink had a post office and no railroad service
 
Keel   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Keel was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Guntersville
 - Keel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Manchester   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Guntersville
 - Manchester had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marshall   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Guntersville
 - Marshall had a post office and no railroad service
 
Martling   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Guntersville
 - 1895 population of 142 people
 - Martling had a post office and no railroad service
 
McVille   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Guntersville
 - McVille had a post office and no railroad service
 
Meltonsville   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Guntersville
 - Meltonsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mid   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Mid was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Guntersville
 - Mid had a post office and no railroad service
 
Minorville   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Minorville was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Guntersville
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Minorville had a post office and no railroad service
 
North   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While North was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) from Guntersville
 - North had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pendergrass   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Pendergrass was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Guntersville
 - Pendergrass had a post office and no railroad service
 
Peters   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Peters was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Guntersville
 - Peters had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rogers   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Guntersville
 - Rogers had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sidney   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Guntersville
 - Sidney had a post office and no railroad service
 
Street   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Street was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Guntersville
 - Street had a post office and no railroad service
 
Union Grove   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Guntersville
 - Union Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Warrenton   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Guntersville
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Warrenton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Whiton   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Guntersville
 - Whiton had a post office and no railroad service

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The official website for Guntersville: www.guntersvilleal.org/

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Guntersville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3673, Longitude: -86.2634     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Guntersville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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