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1890 Communities Near Kyuka ...

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

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Aurora   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) from Kyuka
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Aurora had a post office and no railroad service
 
Avery   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Kyuka
 - Avery had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Boaz   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Kyuka
 - 1895 population of 18 people (with 9,688 people in 2015)
 - Boaz had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brice   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Kyuka
 - Brice had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Chumley   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Kyuka
 - Chumley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coat's Bend   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Kyuka
 - 1895 population of 247 people
 - Coat's Bend had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cotnam   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Kyuka
 - Cotnam had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crossville   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Kyuka
 - 1895 population of 185 people (with 1,848 people in 2015)
 - Crossville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crudup   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) from Kyuka
 - Crudup had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Dawson   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Kyuka
 - Dawson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Duck Springs   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) from Kyuka
 - 1895 population of 46 people
 - Duck Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Fenton   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Kyuka
 - Fenton had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Gadsden   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Kyuka
 - 1895 population of 2,901 people (with 36,084 people in 2015)
 - Gadsden had a post office and railroad service
 
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Haworth   (Etowah County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Haworth was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Kyuka
 - Haworth had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Keener   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Kyuka
 - Keener had railroad service and no post office
 
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Littleton   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Kyuka
 - Littleton had railroad service and no post office
 
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Marcus   (DeKalb County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Marcus was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Kyuka
 - Marcus had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marshall   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Kyuka
 - Marshall had a post office and no railroad service
 
McVille   (Marshall County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Kyuka
 - McVille had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Zion   (DeKalb County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Mount Zion was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Kyuka
 - Mount Zion had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mountainboro   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Kyuka
 - Mountainboro had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Norton   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Kyuka
 - Norton had a post office and railroad service
 
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Oak Hill   (Etowah County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Oak Hill was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Kyuka
 - Oak Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
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Pulltight   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Kyuka
 - Pulltight had railroad service and no post office
 
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Rains   (DeKalb County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Rains was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Kyuka
 - Rains had a post office and no railroad service
 
Red Apple   (Marshall County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Red Apple was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Kyuka
 - Red Apple had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rodentown   (DeKalb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Kyuka
 - 1895 population of 115 people
 - Rodentown had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Tabor   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Kyuka
 - Tabor had a post office and no railroad service
 
Turkeytown   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Kyuka
 - Turkeytown had a post office and railroad service
 
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Upton   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Kyuka
 - Upton had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Yancy   (Etowah County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) from Kyuka
 - Yancy had a post office and no railroad service

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Etowah County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kyuka. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1681, Longitude: -86.0211     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kyuka have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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