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Pleasant Hill, Alabama
(Clarke County)

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1890 Communities Near Pleasant Hill ...

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

Arlington   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the North (N) from Pleasant Hill
 - Arlington had a post office and railroad service
 
Atkeison   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Atkeison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bashi   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bashi had a post office and no railroad service
 
Choctaw Corner   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 147 people
 - Choctaw Corner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clayhill   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Clayhill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coy   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pleasant Hill
 - Coy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Culpeper   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pleasant Hill
 - Culpeper had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dickinson   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Dickinson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ellison   (Marengo County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Ellison was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Ellison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Finchburg   (Monroe County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Finchburg was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pleasant Hill
 - Finchburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Glover   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Glover had a post office and no railroad service
 
Grove Hill   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 225 people (with 1,494 people in 2015)
 - Grove Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kimbrough   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pleasant Hill
 - Kimbrough had a post office and railroad service
 
Lower Peach Tree   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 208 people
 - Lower Peach Tree had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nellie   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pleasant Hill
 - Nellie had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pine Hill   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 84 people (with 919 people in 2015)
 - Pine Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Rural   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Pleasant Hill
 - Rural had a post office and railroad service
 
Sunny South   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Pleasant Hill
 - Sunny South had a post office and railroad service
 
Tallahatta Springs   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Tallahatta Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Thomasville   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 291 people (with 4,051 people in 2015)
 - Thomasville had a post office and railroad service
 
Tinela   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Pleasant Hill
 - Tinela had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vashti   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Pleasant Hill
 - Vashti had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vineland   (Marengo County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Pleasant Hill
 - Vineland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Whatley   (Clarke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Whatley had a post office and railroad service
 
Yellow Bluff   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 30 people (with 177 people in 2015)
 - Yellow Bluff 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 Pleasant Hill, 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 begins in Pleasant Hill. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pleasant Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8474, Longitude: -87.6356     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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