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1890 Communities Near Little Rock ...

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

Barlow Bend   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Barlow Bend had a post office and railroad service
 
Belleville   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Belleville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Berrydale (FL)   (Santa Rosa County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Little Rock
 - Berrydale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blacksher   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Little Rock
 - Blacksher had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bluff Springs (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Little Rock
 - Bluff Springs had a post office and railroad service
 
Brewton   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 1,115 people (with 5,434 people in 2015)
 - Brewton had a post office and railroad service
 
Carney   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Little Rock
 - Carney had a post office and railroad service
 
Castleberry   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 176 people (with 565 people in 2015)
 - Castleberry had a post office and railroad service
 
Chumuckla (FL)   (Santa Rosa County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Chumuckla had a post office and no railroad service
 
Flomaton   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Little Rock
 - Flomaton had a post office and railroad service
 
Hammac   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Little Rock
 - Hammac had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kirkland   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Little Rock
 - Kirkland had a post office and railroad service
 
Latham   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West (W) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 113 people
 - Latham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Little River   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Little Rock
 - Little River had a post office and no railroad service
 
McDavid (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 23 people
 - McDavid had a post office and railroad service
 
Molino (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the South (S) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 302 people
 - Molino had a post office and railroad service
 
Monroeville   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North (N) from Little Rock
 - 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 23 miles [37 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Mount Pleasant had a post office and no railroad service
 
Perdido   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - Perdido had railroad service and no post office
 
Pine Barren (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 303 people
 - Pine Barren had a post office and railroad service
 
Pollard   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 389 people (with 135 people in 2015)
 - Pollard had a post office and railroad service
 
Range   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Little Rock
 - Range had a post office and no railroad service
 
Repton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Little Rock
 - Repton had a post office and railroad service
 
Tensaw   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West (W) from Little Rock
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Tensaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wallace   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Little Rock
 - 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 Little Rock, 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 Little Rock. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Little Rock) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Rock. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1146, Longitude: -87.3889     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Little Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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