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1890 Communities Near New Village ...

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

Bamford   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the South (S) from New Village
 - Bamford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bessemer   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from New Village
 - 1895 population of 4,544 people (with 26,730 people in 2015)
 - Bessemer had a post office and railroad service
 
Blue Creek Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from New Village
 - Blue Creek Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Brickyard Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) from New Village
 - Brickyard Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Bullard Shoals   (Jefferson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bullard Shoals was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from New Village
 - Bullard Shoals had railroad service and no post office
 
Chinn   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from New Village
 - Chinn had railroad service and no post office
 
Collins   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from New Village
 - Collins had railroad service and no post office
 
Dolomite   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from New Village
 - Dolomite had a post office and no railroad service
 
Duncan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from New Village
 - Duncan had railroad service and no post office
 
Ensley   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from New Village
 - Ensley had a post office and railroad service
 
Falliston   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from New Village
 - Falliston had railroad service and no post office
 
Helena   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from New Village
 - 1895 population of 518 people (with 18,264 people in 2015)
 - Helena had a post office and railroad service
 
Hillman   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from New Village
 - Hillman had railroad service and no post office
 
Ishkooda   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from New Village
 - Ishkooda had a post office and no railroad service
 
McAdory   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from New Village
 - McAdory had railroad service and no post office
 
McCalla   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from New Village
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - McCalla had a post office and railroad service
 
Morgan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from New Village
 - Morgan had railroad service and no post office
 
Old Jonesboro   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) from New Village
 - Old Jonesboro had railroad service and no post office
 
Oxmoor   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from New Village
 - 1895 population of 556 people
 - Oxmoor had a post office and railroad service
 
Powderly   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from New Village
 - Powderly had a post office and no railroad service
 
 - sloss had a post office and railroad service
 
Spaulding   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from New Village
 - Spaulding had a post office and railroad service
 
Tacoa   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from New Village
 - Tacoa had railroad service and no post office
 
Ware   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from New Village
 - Ware had railroad service and no post office
 
Woodward Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) from New Village
 - Woodward Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Wylam   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from New Village
 - Wylam had a post office and no 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 New Village, 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in New Village. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Village) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3882, Longitude: -86.9347     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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