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1890 Communities Near Hopeful ...

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 in 1895, Hopeful had a post office and no railroad service.

Abel   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Hopeful
 - Abel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Anniston   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 9,998 people (with 22,347 people in 2015)
 - Anniston had a post office and railroad service
 
Bera   (Calhoun County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bera was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Hopeful
 - Bera had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blue Mountain   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Hopeful
 - Blue Mountain had railroad service and no post office
 
Chandler Springs   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 15 people
 - Chandler Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chulafinnee   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 116 people
 - Chulafinnee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coldwater   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Hopeful
 - Coldwater had railroad service and no post office
 
De Armanville   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 160 people
 - De Armanville had a post office and railroad service
 
Delta   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 78 people
 - Delta had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eastaboga   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 49 people
 - Eastaboga had a post office and railroad service
 
Eulaton   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Hopeful
 - Eulaton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eureka   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Eureka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ironaton   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 562 people
 - Ironaton had a post office and railroad service
 
Jenifer   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 323 people
 - Jenifer had a post office and railroad service
 
Kentuck   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Kentuck had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leatherwood   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Hopeful
 - Leatherwood had railroad service and no post office
 
Lincoln   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 175 people (with 6,524 people in 2015)
 - Lincoln had a post office and railroad service
 
Lineville   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 234 people (with 2,319 people in 2015)
 - Lineville had a post office and no railroad service
 
McElderry   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) from Hopeful
 - McElderry had a post office and railroad service
 
Munford   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 159 people (with 1,259 people in 2015)
 - Munford had a post office and railroad service
 
Oxanna   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 748 people
 - Oxanna had a post office and railroad service
 
Oxford   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 1,473 people (with 21,249 people in 2015)
 - Oxford had a post office and railroad service
 
Silver Run   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Silver Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Smelley   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Hopeful
 - Smelley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Talladega   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 2,063 people (with 15,709 people in 2015)
 - Talladega had a post office and railroad service
 
Turner   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Hopeful
 - Turner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Waldo   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Hopeful
 - 1895 population of 20 people (with 278 people in 2015)
 - Waldo 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 Hopeful, 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 from Hopeful. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hopeful) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hopeful. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4940, Longitude: -85.9125     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hopeful have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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