RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

New Hope, Alabama
(Limestone County)

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AL
Communities

 The location of New Hope 

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(Location provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for New Hope
and the surrounding area.
 
 

1890 Communities Near New Hope ...

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

Apple Grove   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 31 people
 - Apple Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Athens   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 940 people (with 24,966 people in 2015)
 - Athens had a post office and railroad service
 
Briscoe   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from New Hope
 - Briscoe had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cluttsville   (Madison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 66 people
 - Cluttsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Decatur   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 2,765 people (with 55,437 people in 2015)
 - Decatur had a post office and railroad service
 
Decatur Junction   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from New Hope
 - Decatur Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Falkville   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from New Hope
 - Falkville had a post office and railroad service
 
Greenbrier   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 49 people
 - Greenbrier had a post office and railroad service
 
Harris Station   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from New Hope
 - Harris Station had railroad service and no post office
 
Hartselle   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 596 people (with 14,493 people in 2015)
 - Hartselle had a post office and railroad service
 
Huntsville   (Madison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 7,995 people (with 190,582 people in 2015)
 - Huntsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Jeff   (Madison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from New Hope
 - Jeff had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leesdale   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 153 people
 - Leesdale had a post office and railroad service
 
Monrovia   (Madison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Monrovia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mooresville   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 143 people (with 58 people in 2015)
 - Mooresville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Neel   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from New Hope
 - Neel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Priceville   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 20 people (with 3,179 people in 2015)
 - Priceville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Simpson   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from New Hope
 - Simpson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Somerville   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 264 people (with 716 people in 2015)
 - Somerville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stringer   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from New Hope
 - Stringer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Swancott   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) from New Hope
 - Swancott had a post office and no railroad service
 
Talucah   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from New Hope
 - Talucah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Triana   (Madison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 111 people (with 525 people in 2015)
 - Triana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Valhermoso Springs   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 312 people
 - Valhermoso Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Whitesburg   (Madison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 80 people
 - Whitesburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Woodland Mills   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Woodland Mills had a post office and no railroad service

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

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 New Hope, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

- Return to Citation

<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in New Hope. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- New Hope) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Hope. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5898, Longitude: -86.8169     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New Hope have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation



 
 
 
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 26 Nov 2016
By John Hall