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1890 Communities Near Jack ...

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

Alberton   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 53 people
 - Alberton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Banks   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Jack
 - Banks had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brantley   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) from Jack
 - Brantley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brundidge   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 421 people (with 1,989 people in 2015)
 - Brundidge had a post office and railroad service
 
Buckhorn   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Buckhorn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bullock   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Bullock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clintonville   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 172 people
 - Clintonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Curtis   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Jack
 - Curtis had a post office and no railroad service
 
Damascus   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) from Jack
 - Damascus had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dillard   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Jack
 - Dillard had a post office and railroad service
 
Edwardsville   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Jack
 - Edwardsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elamville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Elamville had a post office and railroad service
 
Elba   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 285 people (with 3,903 people in 2015)
 - Elba had a post office and no railroad service
 
Enterprise   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Jack
 - Enterprise had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hallsville   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Jack
 - Hallsville had railroad service and no post office
 
Henderson   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 159 people
 - Henderson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Little Oak   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Jack
 - Little Oak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Live Oak   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Live Oak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Luverne   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 451 people (with 2,834 people in 2015)
 - Luverne had a post office and railroad service
 
Patsburg   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Jack
 - Patsburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Peacock   (Crenshaw County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Peacock was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) from Jack
 - Peacock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pronto   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Jack
 - Pronto had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rose Hill   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Jack
 - Rose Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rutledge   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 314 people (with 459 people in 2015)
 - Rutledge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tabernacle   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Jack
 - Tabernacle had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tennille   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Jack
 - Tennille had a post office and railroad service
 
Troy   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 3,449 people (with 18,853 people in 2015)
 - Troy had a post office and railroad service
 
Victoria   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Jack
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Victoria had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vidette   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Jack
 - Vidette had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wingard   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Jack
 - Wingard 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 Jack, 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 from Jack. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jack) 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 Jack. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jack

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jack. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5741, Longitude: -86.0002     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jack have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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