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1890 Communities Near Nauvoo ...

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 Nauvoo had a population of 85 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service. In 2015, Nauvoo had a population of 213 people.

Ashbank   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles<2> to the North (N) from Nauvoo
 - Ashbank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Carbon Hill   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Nauvoo
 - 1895 population of 568 people (with 1,975 people in 2015)
 - Carbon Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Coal Valley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Nauvoo
 - Coal Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Corona   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) from Nauvoo
 - 1895 population of 137 people
 - Corona had a post office and railroad service
 
Delmar   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Nauvoo
 - Delmar had a post office and railroad service
 
Double Springs   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Nauvoo
 - Double Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Edgil   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Nauvoo
 - Edgil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eldridge   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Nauvoo
 - Eldridge had a post office and railroad service
 
Ellaville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Nauvoo
 - Ellaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gamble   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Nauvoo
 - Gamble had railroad service and no post office
 
Glen Allen   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Nauvoo
 - Glen Allen had a post office and railroad service
 
Gold Mine   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Nauvoo
 - Gold Mine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Haleyville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Nauvoo
 - Haleyville had a post office and railroad service
 
Houston   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Nauvoo
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Houston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jasper   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Nauvoo
 - 1895 population of 780 people (with 14,071 people in 2015)
 - Jasper had a post office and railroad service
 
Kansas   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Nauvoo
 - Kansas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lynn   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Nauvoo
 - Lynn had a post office and railroad service
 
Marylee   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Nauvoo
 - Marylee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Natural Bridge   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Nauvoo
 - Natural Bridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Patton   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) from Nauvoo
 - 1895 population of 378 people
 - Patton had a post office and railroad service
 
Pebble   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) from Nauvoo
 - Pebble had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prospect   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Nauvoo
 - Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saragossa   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Nauvoo
 - Saragossa had a post office and railroad service
 
South Lowell   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Nauvoo
 - 1895 population of 192 people
 - South Lowell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Texas   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Nauvoo
 - 1895 population of 306 people
 - Texas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Townley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Nauvoo
 - 1895 population of 237 people
 - Townley had a post office and railroad service
 
Winfield   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Nauvoo
 - 1895 population of 25 people (with 4,570 people in 2015)
 - Winfield had a post office and railroad service

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The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/

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 Nauvoo, 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 Nauvoo. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Nauvoo) 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 Nauvoo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nauvoo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nauvoo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9891, Longitude: -87.4869     [Map].

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