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1890 Communities Near Arrowhead ...

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

  • Argo [Saint Clair County]
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    • Argo [Saint Clair County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the east of Arrowhead
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 85 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,278 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Argo had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Argo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ayres [Jefferson County]
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    • Ayres [Jefferson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Arrowhead
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 68 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Ayres had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Bartonville [Jefferson County]
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    • Bartonville [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Arrowhead
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 20 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bartonville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bartonville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Bradford [Jefferson County]
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    • Bradford [Jefferson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Arrowhead
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Bradford had a post office and railroad service
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  • Chalkville [Jefferson County]
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    • Chalkville [Jefferson County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the east of Arrowhead
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Chalkville had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Clay [Jefferson County]
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    • Clay [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Arrowhead
    • Estimated population in 2015: 9,655 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Clay had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clay<4>
  • Cunningham [Jefferson County]
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    • Cunningham [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Arrowhead
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Cunningham had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cunningham have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • East Birmingham [Jefferson County]
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    • East Birmingham [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Arrowhead
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 308 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, East Birmingham had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Birmingham have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Lake [Jefferson County]
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      • East Lake [Jefferson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Arrowhead
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 308 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, East Lake had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gate City [Jefferson County]
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      • Gate City [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Arrowhead
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Gate City had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gate City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Huffman [Jefferson County]
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      • Huffman [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Arrowhead
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Huffman had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huffman have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Irondale [Jefferson County]
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      • Irondale [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Arrowhead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,226 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Irondale had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irondale<4>
    • Leeds [Jefferson County]
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      • Leeds [Jefferson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Arrowhead
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 250 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,026 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Leeds had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leeds have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leeds<4>
    • Lewisburg [Jefferson County]
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      • Lewisburg [Jefferson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Arrowhead
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lewisburg had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewisburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • McCombs [Jefferson County]
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      • McCombs [Jefferson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Arrowhead
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, McCombs had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McCombs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Moody [Saint Clair County]
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      • Moody [Saint Clair County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Arrowhead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,292 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Moody had a post office and no railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moody<4>
    • Morris [Jefferson County]
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      • Morris [Jefferson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Arrowhead
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 156 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,182 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Morris had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Castle [Jefferson County]
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      • New Castle [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Arrowhead
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 318 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, New Castle had a post office and railroad service
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    • Rock Ridge [Jefferson County]
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      • Rock Ridge [Jefferson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Arrowhead
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rock Ridge had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Ridge
    • Ruffner [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruffner
      • Ruffner [Jefferson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Arrowhead
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ruffner had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ruffner have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruffner
    • Trussville [Jefferson County]
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      • Trussville [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Arrowhead
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 462 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,048 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Trussville had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trussville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trussville<4>
    • Vanderbilt [Jefferson County]
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      • Vanderbilt [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Arrowhead
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Vanderbilt had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vanderbilt have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Weems [Jefferson County]
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      • Weems [Jefferson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Arrowhead
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Weems had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weems have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weems
    • Woodlawn [Jefferson County]
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      • Woodlawn [Jefferson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Arrowhead
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,506 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Woodlawn had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodlawn have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodlawn
    • Woodward [Jefferson County]
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      • Woodward [Jefferson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast of Arrowhead
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 795 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Woodward had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodward have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://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 Arrowhead, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arrowhead) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arrowhead. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6587, Longitude: -86.6680       In this case, the coordinates for Arrowhead have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 


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