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1890 Communities Near Monterey Heights ...

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

Acton (GA)   (Harris County (GA)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Acton was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) from Monterey Heights
 - Acton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bayard (GA)   (Harris County (GA)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bayard was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Monterey Heights
 - Bayard had no post office or railroad service
 
Beulah   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 118 people
 - Beulah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cataula (GA)   (Harris County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Cataula had a post office and railroad service
 
Chewacla   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Monterey Heights
 - Chewacla had a post office and no railroad service
 
Columbus (GA)   (Muscogee County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 17,303 people (with 200,579 people in 2015)
 - Columbus had a post office and railroad service
 
Crawford   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Monterey Heights
 - Crawford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Esquiline (GA)   (Muscogee County (GA)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Esquiline was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Monterey Heights
 - Esquiline had railroad service and no post office
 
Flat Rock (GA)   (Muscogee County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Monterey Heights
 - Flat Rock had a post office and railroad service
 
Fort Mitchell   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 41 people
 - Fort Mitchell had a post office and railroad service
 
Fortson (GA)   (Muscogee County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Monterey Heights
 - Fortson had a post office and railroad service
 
Girard   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 815 people
 - Girard had a post office and railroad service
 
Hyram   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Monterey Heights
 - Hyram had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ladonia   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Monterey Heights
 - Ladonia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mechanicsville   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Monterey Heights
 - Mechanicsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Midland (GA)   (Muscogee County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Monterey Heights
 - Midland had a post office and railroad service
 
Mountain Hill (GA)   (Harris County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 53 people
 - Mountain Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mulberry Grove (GA)   (Harris County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Mulberry Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Muscogee (GA)   (Muscogee County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Monterey Heights
 - Muscogee had railroad service and no post office
 
Ochillee (GA)   (Chattahoochee County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Monterey Heights
 - Ochillee had a post office and railroad service
 
Oswichee   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 70 people
 - Oswichee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Salem   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 166 people
 - Salem had a post office and railroad service
 
Schatulga (GA)   (Muscogee County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) from Monterey Heights
 - Schatulga had railroad service and no post office
 
Seale   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 299 people
 - Seale had a post office and railroad service
 
Smith's Station   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Monterey Heights
 - 1895 population of 49 people (with 5,300 people in 2015)
 - Smith's Station 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 Monterey Heights, 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Monterey Heights. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Monterey Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monterey Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5121, Longitude: -85.0908     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Monterey Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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