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Pleasant Hill, Alabama
(Macon 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.

Alliance   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pleasant Hill
 - Alliance had a post office and no railroad service
 
Auburn   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 1,440 people (with 62,059 people in 2015)
 - Auburn had a post office and railroad service
 
Chehaw   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Chehaw had railroad service and no post office
 
Chewacla   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pleasant Hill
 - Chewacla had a post office and no railroad service
 
Church Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Church Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cotton Valley   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Cotton Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Creek Stand   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pleasant Hill
 - Creek Stand had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cross Keys   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Cross Keys had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fort Davis   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Fort Davis had a post office and no railroad service
 
Franklin   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Pleasant Hill
 - Franklin had railroad service and no post office
 
Gold Hill   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 35 people
 - Gold Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Guerryton   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Guerryton had a post office and railroad service
 
Hurtsboro   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 433 people (with 600 people in 2015)
 - Hurtsboro had a post office and railroad service
 
La Place   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - La Place had a post office and no railroad service
 
Loachapoka   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 357 people (with 190 people in 2015)
 - Loachapoka had a post office and railroad service
 
Notasulga   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 332 people (with 856 people in 2015)
 - Notasulga had a post office and railroad service
 
Opelika   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 3,703 people (with 29,527 people in 2015)
 - Opelika had a post office and railroad service
 
Roxana   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) from Pleasant Hill
 - Roxana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shorter   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Pleasant Hill
 - Shorter had railroad service and no post office
 
Society Hill   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 151 people
 - Society Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Suspension   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 53 people
 - Suspension had a post office and railroad service
 
Tallassee   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 1,413 people (with 4,778 people in 2015)
 - Tallassee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Thornton   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - Thornton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tuskegee   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 1,803 people (with 8,817 people in 2015)
 - Tuskegee had a post office and railroad service
 
Uchee   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 78 people
 - Uchee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Walnut Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Walnut Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Warriorstand   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 215 people
 - Warriorstand had a post office and no railroad service
 
Waverly   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) from Pleasant Hill
 - 1895 population of 185 people (with 148 people in 2015)
 - Waverly had a post office and 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 'straight-line' distance that begins in Pleasant Hill. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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: 32.4585, Longitude: -85.6158     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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