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1890 Communities Near Monroeville ...

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 Monroeville had a population of 140 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service. In 2015, Monroeville had a population of 6,110 people.

Axle   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the North (N) from Monroeville
 - Axle had a post office and no railroad service
 
Barlow Bend   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Barlow Bend had a post office and railroad service
 
Belleville   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Belleville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bermuda   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 43 people
 - Bermuda had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bowles   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) from Monroeville
 - Bowles had a post office and no railroad service
 
Buena Vista   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Buena Vista had a post office and no railroad service
 
Burnt Corn   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Burnt Corn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chestnut   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 78 people
 - Chestnut had a post office and no railroad service
 
Claiborne   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 112 people
 - Claiborne had a post office and no railroad service
 
Evergreen   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 1,783 people (with 3,774 people in 2015)
 - Evergreen had a post office and railroad service
 
Finchburg   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Finchburg was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Monroeville
 - Finchburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gainestown   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Gainestown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gosport   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 70 people
 - Gosport had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lovan   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Lovan was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Monroeville
 - Lovan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Natchez   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Monroeville
 - Natchez had a post office and no railroad service
 
Perdue Hill   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 282 people
 - Perdue Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pineville   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Monroeville
 - Pineville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Range   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Monroeville
 - Range had a post office and no railroad service
 
Repton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Monroeville
 - Repton had a post office and railroad service
 
Riley   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Monroeville
 - Riley had a post office and no railroad service
 
River Ridge   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While River Ridge was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 61 people
 - River Ridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Skinnerton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Monroeville
 - Skinnerton 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 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Monroeville
 - Sparta had railroad service and no post office
 
Suggsville   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 58 people
 - Suggsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tinela   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) from Monroeville
 - Tinela had a post office and no railroad service
 
Turkestan   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Turkestan was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Monroeville
 - Turkestan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Turnbull   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Monroeville
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Turnbull had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vashti   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Monroeville
 - Vashti had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wallace   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Monroeville
 - 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 Monroeville, 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 beginning in Monroeville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Monroeville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Monroeville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Monroeville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monroeville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5165, Longitude: -87.3280     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Monroeville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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