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1890 Communities Near Powelldale ...

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

Ada   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the South (S) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Ada had a post office and railroad service
 
Barachias   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 44 people
 - Barachias had a post office and no railroad service
 
Burkville   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Burkville had a post office and railroad service
 
Catoma   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Powelldale
 - Catoma had a post office and no railroad service
 
Deatsville   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 112 people (with 1,157 people in 2015)
 - Deatsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Elmore   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 175 people (with 1,271 people in 2015)
 - Elmore had a post office and railroad service
 
Fleta   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Powelldale
 - Fleta had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hope Hull   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Hope Hull had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jackson's Lake   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Powelldale
 - Jackson's Lake had railroad service and no post office
 
Le Grand   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Powelldale
 - Le Grand had a post office and railroad service
 
Letohatchee   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 112 people
 - Letohatchee had a post office and railroad service
 
Lowndesboro   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 482 people (with 107 people in 2015)
 - Lowndesboro had a post office and no railroad service
 
Manack   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Powelldale
 - Manack had railroad service and no post office
 
McGehee's   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Powelldale
 - McGehee's had railroad service and no post office
 
Meadville   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Powelldale
 - Meadville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Montgomery   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 21,883 people (with 200,602 people in 2015)
 - Montgomery had a post office and railroad service
 
Mount Carmel   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Mount Carmel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Meigs   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 139 people
 - Mount Meigs had a post office and railroad service
 
Perry's Mill   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Powelldale
 - Perry's Mill had railroad service and no post office
 
Pike Road   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 62 people (with 8,274 people in 2015)
 - Pike Road had a post office and railroad service
 
Prattville   (Autauga County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 724 people (with 35,420 people in 2015)
 - Prattville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ramer   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 142 people
 - Ramer had a post office and railroad service
 
Robinson Springs   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Robinson Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saint Clair   (Lowndes County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Saint Clair had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sellers   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) from Powelldale
 - Sellers had a post office and no railroad service
 
Snowdoun   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Snowdoun had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stone's   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Powelldale
 - Stone's had railroad service and no post office
 
Tharin   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Powelldale
 - Tharin had a post office and railroad service
 
Ware   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Ware had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wetumpka   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Powelldale
 - 1895 population of 619 people (with 7,994 people in 2015)
 - Wetumpka 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 Powelldale, 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 stretches from Powelldale. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Powelldale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Powelldale. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3310, Longitude: -86.2766     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Powelldale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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