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1890 Communities Near Valley Crest Estates ...

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

Avondale   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 1,642 people
 - Avondale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bartonville   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Bartonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Birmingham   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 26,178 people (with 212,461 people in 2015)
 - Birmingham had a post office and railroad service
 
Bradford   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Bradford had a post office and railroad service
 
Chalkville   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Chalkville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clay   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Clay had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cunningham   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Cunningham had railroad service and no post office
 
East Birmingham   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 308 people
 - East Birmingham had railroad service and no post office
 
East Lake   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 308 people
 - East Lake had a post office and railroad service
 
Gate City   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Gate City had a post office and railroad service
 
Huffman   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Huffman had a post office and no railroad service
 
Irondale   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Irondale had a post office and railroad service
 
Lewisburg   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Lewisburg had railroad service and no post office
 
McCombs   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Valley Crest Estates
 - McCombs had railroad service and no post office
 
Morris   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 156 people (with 1,934 people in 2015)
 - Morris had a post office and railroad service
 
New Castle   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 318 people
 - New Castle had a post office and railroad service
 
North Birmingham   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - North Birmingham had railroad service and no post office
 
Rock Ridge   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Rock Ridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ruffner   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Ruffner had railroad service and no post office
 
Thomas   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Thomas had a post office and railroad service
 
Trussville   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 462 people (with 21,023 people in 2015)
 - Trussville had a post office and railroad service
 
Vanderbilt   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Vanderbilt had a post office and no railroad service
 
Weems   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Valley Crest Estates
 - Weems had railroad service and no post office
 
Woodlawn   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 1,506 people
 - Woodlawn had a post office and railroad service
 
Woodward   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) from Valley Crest Estates
 - 1895 population of 795 people
 - Woodward 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 Valley Crest Estates, 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 that begins in Valley Crest Estates. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Valley Crest Estates) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valley Crest Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6182, Longitude: -86.7250     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Valley Crest Estates have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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