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White Oak, Alabama
(Barbour County)

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1890 Communities Near White Oak ...

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, White Oak had railroad service and no post office.

Batesville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Batesville had a post office and railroad service
 
Clayton   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 997 people (with 2,925 people in 2015)
 - Clayton had a post office and railroad service
 
Clio   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 178 people (with 1,529 people in 2015)
 - Clio had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clopton   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Clopton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cotton Hill   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Cotton Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Enon   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from White Oak
 - Enon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eufaula   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 4,394 people (with 12,596 people in 2015)
 - Eufaula had a post office and railroad service
 
Georgetown (GA)   (Quitman County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 348 people (with 973 people in 2000)
 - Georgetown had a post office and railroad service
 
Glenville   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 282 people
 - Glenville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hatcher (GA)   (Quitman County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from White Oak
 - Hatcher had railroad service and no post office
 
Hawkinsville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Hawkinsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Howe   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from White Oak
 - Howe had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jernigan   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 89 people
 - Jernigan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Josie   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) from White Oak
 - Josie had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lawrenceville   (Henry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Lawrenceville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Louisville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 288 people (with 487 people in 2015)
 - Louisville had a post office and railroad service
 
Midway   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 612 people (with 488 people in 2015)
 - Midway had a post office and railroad service
 
Mount Andrew   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Mount Andrew had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oateston   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from White Oak
 - Oateston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Otho   (Henry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 90 people
 - Otho had a post office and no railroad service
 
Perote   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 195 people
 - Perote had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pine Grove   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from White Oak
 - Pine Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Star Hill   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Star Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Three Notch   (Bullock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) from White Oak
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Three Notch had a post office and railroad service
 
Tullis   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from White Oak
 - Tullis had railroad service and no post office

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Oak. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9004, Longitude: -85.3391     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for White Oak have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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