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1890 Communities Near Pollard ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Pollard had a population of 389 people in 1895 with a post office and railroad service. In 2015, Pollard had a population of 135 people.

Belleville   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the North (N) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Belleville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Berrydale (FL)   (Santa Rosa County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pollard
 - Berrydale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bluff Springs (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Pollard
 - Bluff Springs had a post office and railroad service
 
Boykin   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pollard
 - Boykin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brewton   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 1,115 people (with 5,434 people in 2015)
 - Brewton had a post office and railroad service
 
Brooklyn   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 185 people
 - Brooklyn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Castleberry   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 176 people (with 565 people in 2015)
 - Castleberry had a post office and railroad service
 
Chumuckla (FL)   (Santa Rosa County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Chumuckla had a post office and no railroad service
 
Flomaton   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Pollard
 - Flomaton had a post office and railroad service
 
Hammac   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pollard
 - Hammac had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jay Villa   (Conecuh County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Jay Villa was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pollard
 - Jay Villa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kirkland   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pollard
 - Kirkland had a post office and railroad service
 
McDavid (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 23 people
 - McDavid had a post office and railroad service
 
Milton (FL)   (Santa Rosa County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 1,455 people (with 9,628 people in 2015)
 - Milton had a post office and railroad service
 
Molino (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 302 people
 - Molino had a post office and railroad service
 
Otahite (FL)   (Okaloosa County (FL)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Otahite was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pollard
 - Otahite had a post office and no railroad service
 
Perdido   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West (W) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - Perdido had railroad service and no post office
 
Pine Barren (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pollard
 - 1895 population of 303 people
 - Pine Barren had a post office and railroad service
 
Quintette (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pollard
 - Quintette had railroad service and no post office
 
Range   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) from Pollard
 - Range had a post office and no railroad service
 
Repton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) from Pollard
 - Repton had a post office and railroad service
 
Roberts   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pollard
 - Roberts had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sparta   (Conecuh County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sparta was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pollard
 - Sparta had railroad service and no post office
 
Wallace   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Pollard
 - Wallace had a post office and railroad service

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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 Pollard, 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 from Pollard. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pollard) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pollard. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0235, Longitude: -87.1736     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pollard have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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