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Kirkland, Alabama
(Escambia County)

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1890 Communities Near Kirkland ...

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, Kirkland had a post office and railroad service.

Belleville   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) from Kirkland
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Belleville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bermuda   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Kirkland
 - 1895 population of 43 people
 - Bermuda had a post office and no railroad service
 
Berrydale (FL)   (Santa Rosa County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) from Kirkland
 - Berrydale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bluff Springs (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Kirkland
 - Bluff Springs had a post office and railroad service
 
Boykin   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Kirkland
 - Boykin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brewton   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Kirkland
 - 1895 population of 1,115 people (with 5,434 people in 2015)
 - Brewton had a post office and railroad service
 
Brooklyn   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Kirkland
 - 1895 population of 185 people
 - Brooklyn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Castleberry   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) from Kirkland
 - 1895 population of 176 people (with 565 people in 2015)
 - Castleberry had a post office and railroad service
 
Cohassett   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Kirkland
 - Cohassett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Evergreen   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Kirkland
 - 1895 population of 1,783 people (with 3,774 people in 2015)
 - Evergreen had a post office and railroad service
 
Fairfield   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the East (E) from Kirkland
 - Fairfield had a post office and no railroad service
 
Flomaton   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Kirkland
 - Flomaton had a post office and railroad service
 
Hammac   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Kirkland
 - Hammac had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jay Villa   (Conecuh County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Jay Villa was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Kirkland
 - Jay Villa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Loango   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Kirkland
 - Loango had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Union   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Kirkland
 - Mount Union had a post office and no railroad service
 
Otahite (FL)   (Okaloosa County (FL)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Otahite was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Kirkland
 - Otahite had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pollard   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Kirkland
 - 1895 population of 389 people (with 135 people in 2015)
 - Pollard had a post office and railroad service
 
Range   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Kirkland
 - Range had a post office and no railroad service
 
Repton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Kirkland
 - Repton had a post office and railroad service
 
Roberts   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Kirkland
 - Roberts had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rome   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) from Kirkland
 - Rome had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sparta   (Conecuh County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sparta was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Kirkland
 - Sparta had railroad service and no post office
 
Wallace   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Kirkland
 - Wallace had a post office and railroad service
 
Wilcox   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Kirkland
 - Wilcox had railroad service and no post office

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kirkland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1885, Longitude: -87.0305     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kirkland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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