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1890 Communities Near Pinkneyville ...

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

Alexander City   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the South (S) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 679 people (with 14,718 people in 2015)
 - Alexander City had a post office and railroad service
 
Ashland   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 635 people (with 1,983 people in 2015)
 - Ashland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bluff Springs   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Bluff Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chandler Springs   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 15 people
 - Chandler Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cowpens   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pinkneyville
 - Cowpens had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crewsville   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Crewsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Emuckfaw   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Pinkneyville
 - Emuckfaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gibsonville   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pinkneyville
 - Gibsonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Goldville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 42 people (with 54 people in 2015)
 - Goldville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Goodwater   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 589 people (with 1,343 people in 2015)
 - Goodwater had a post office and railroad service
 
Hackneyville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 77 people
 - Hackneyville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hanover   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Pinkneyville
 - Hanover had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hatchet Creek   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pinkneyville
 - Hatchet Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hollins   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 422 people
 - Hollins had a post office and railroad service
 
Jacksons' Gap   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 207 people (with 802 people in 2015)
 - Jacksons' Gap had a post office and railroad service
 
Kellyton   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 120 people (with 200 people in 2015)
 - Kellyton had a post office and railroad service
 
Mellow Valley   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Mellow Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Millerville   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pinkneyville
 - Millerville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Olive   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Mount Olive had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Site   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 109 people (with 755 people in 2015)
 - New Site had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oldfield   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pinkneyville
 - Oldfield had a post office and no railroad service
 
Smelley   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pinkneyville
 - Smelley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stewartville   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Stewartville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sycamore   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Sycamore had a post office and railroad service
 
Tohopeka   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pinkneyville
 - Tohopeka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Zana   (Tallapoosa County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Zana was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pinkneyville
 - 1895 population of 204 people
 - Zana 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 Pinkneyville, 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 starting from Pinkneyville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pinkneyville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pinkneyville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1068, Longitude: -85.9591     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pinkneyville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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