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1890 Communities Near Jack Springs ...

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

Alma   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) from Jack Springs
 - Alma had a post office and no railroad service
 
Barlow Bend   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Barlow Bend had a post office and railroad service
 
Bay Minette   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 147 people (with 9,118 people in 2015)
 - Bay Minette had a post office and railroad service
 
Blacksher   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Jack Springs
 - Blacksher had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bluff Springs (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Jack Springs
 - Bluff Springs had a post office and railroad service
 
Calvert   (Mobile County)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the West (W) from Jack Springs
 - Calvert had a post office and railroad service
 
Carney   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Jack Springs
 - Carney had a post office and railroad service
 
Claiborne   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 112 people
 - Claiborne had a post office and no railroad service
 
D'Olive   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Jack Springs
 - D'Olive had railroad service and no post office
 
Flomaton   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Jack Springs
 - Flomaton had a post office and railroad service
 
Gainestown   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Gainestown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hammac   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) from Jack Springs
 - Hammac had a post office and no railroad service
 
Latham   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 113 people
 - Latham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Little River   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Jack Springs
 - Little River had a post office and no railroad service
 
McDavid (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 23 people
 - McDavid had a post office and railroad service
 
Monroeville   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 140 people (with 6,110 people in 2015)
 - Monroeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Pleasant   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Mount Pleasant had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Vernon   (Mobile County)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the West (W) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 179 people (with 1,518 people in 2015)
 - Mount Vernon had a post office and railroad service
 
Perdido   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - Perdido had railroad service and no post office
 
Perdue Hill   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North (N) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 282 people
 - Perdue Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pollard   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 389 people (with 135 people in 2015)
 - Pollard had a post office and railroad service
 
Range   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Jack Springs
 - Range had a post office and no railroad service
 
Repton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Jack Springs
 - Repton had a post office and railroad service
 
Stockton   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 178 people
 - Stockton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tensaw   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) from Jack Springs
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Tensaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wallace   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) from Jack Springs
 - Wallace 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 Jack Springs, 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 Jack Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jack Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jack Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1613, Longitude: -87.5525     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jack Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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