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1890 Communities Near King's Landing ...

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 King's Landing had a population of 83 people in 1895 with railroad service and no post office.

Belknap   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Belknap had a post office and no railroad service
 
Benton   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 265 people (with 46 people in 2015)
 - Benton had a post office and railroad service
 
Berlin   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 29 people
 - Berlin had a post office and railroad service
 
Bogue Chitto   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from King's Landing
 - Bogue Chitto had a post office and railroad service
 
Cahaba   (Dallas County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Cahaba was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Cahaba had a post office and no railroad service
 
Carlowville   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Carlowville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Collirene   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from King's Landing
 - Collirene had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crumptonia   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from King's Landing
 - Crumptonia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dawson's   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from King's Landing
 - Dawson's had railroad service and no post office
 
Eleanor   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from King's Landing
 - Eleanor had a post office and railroad service
 
Farmersville   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 58 people
 - Farmersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Harrell   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from King's Landing
 - Harrell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hazen   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from King's Landing
 - Hazen had a post office and railroad service
 
Kings   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from King's Landing
 - Kings had railroad service and no post office
 
Marion Junction   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 176 people
 - Marion Junction had a post office and railroad service
 
Minter   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Minter had a post office and railroad service
 
Orrville   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 321 people (with 190 people in 2015)
 - Orrville had a post office and railroad service
 
Pleasant Hill   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 278 people
 - Pleasant Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pleasant Hill Station   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from King's Landing
 - Pleasant Hill Station had railroad service and no post office
 
Polk   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from King's Landing
 - Polk had a post office and no railroad service
 
Portland   (Dallas County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Portland was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Portland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Richmond   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 176 people
 - Richmond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Selma   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 7,622 people (with 19,519 people in 2015)
 - Selma had a post office and railroad service
 
Tasso   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from King's Landing
 - Tasso had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tilden   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from King's Landing
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Tilden had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tyler   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from King's Landing
 - Tyler 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 King's Landing, 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' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in King's Landing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- King's Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in King's Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2560, Longitude: -87.0819     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for King's Landing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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