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Vincent, Alabama

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1890 Communities Near Vincent ...

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 in 1895, Vincent had a post office and railroad service. In 2015, Vincent had a population of 2,120 people.

Alpine   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 121 people
 - Alpine had a post office and railroad service
 
Berney's   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Vincent
 - Berney's had a post office and railroad service
 
Bridgeton   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 110 people
 - Bridgeton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brompton   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Vincent
 - Brompton had a post office and railroad service
 
Childersburg   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 777 people (with 5,046 people in 2015)
 - Childersburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Cook's Springs   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Vincent
 - Cook's Springs had a post office and railroad service
 
Cropwell   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 126 people
 - Cropwell had a post office and railroad service
 
Dunnavant   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Vincent
 - Dunnavant had railroad service and no post office
 
East Bend   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Vincent
 - East Bend had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eden   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 70 people
 - Eden had a post office and railroad service
 
Harpersville   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 27 people (with 1,681 people in 2015)
 - Harpersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leeds   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 250 people (with 11,936 people in 2015)
 - Leeds had a post office and railroad service
 
Lowery   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Vincent
 - Lowery had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moody   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Vincent
 - Moody had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nottingham   (Talladega County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Nottingham was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 146 people
 - Nottingham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pell City   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Vincent
 - Pell City had a post office and railroad service
 
Rendalia   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Vincent
 - Rendalia had a post office and railroad service
 
Renfroe   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 202 people
 - Renfroe had a post office and railroad service
 
Stemley   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Vincent
 - Stemley had a post office and railroad service
 
Sterrett   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Vincent
 - Sterrett had a post office and railroad service
 
Sycamore   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Sycamore had a post office and railroad service
 
Vandiver   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Vincent
 - Vandiver had a post office and railroad service
 
Wilsonville   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 184 people (with 1,980 people in 2015)
 - Wilsonville had a post office and railroad service
 
Wolf Creek   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Vincent
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Wolf Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Zubers   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Vincent
 - Zubers 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 Vincent, 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 starting from Vincent. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Vincent) 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 Vincent. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vincent

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vincent. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3871, Longitude: -86.4121     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Vincent have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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