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1890 Communities Near Bon Air ...

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

Alpine   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 121 people
 - Alpine had a post office and railroad service
 
Berney's   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Bon Air
 - Berney's had a post office and railroad service
 
Childersburg   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 777 people (with 4,997 people in 2016)
 - Childersburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Columbiana   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 654 people (with 4,539 people in 2016)
 - Columbiana had a post office and railroad service
 
East Bend   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Bon Air
 - East Bend had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fayetteville   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 146 people
 - Fayetteville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Harpersville   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 27 people (with 1,680 people in 2016)
 - Harpersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hatchet Creek   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Bon Air
 - Hatchet Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hollins   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 422 people
 - Hollins had a post office and railroad service
 
Lowery   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Bon Air
 - Lowery had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marble Valley   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Marble Valley 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 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 146 people
 - Nottingham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oldfield   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Bon Air
 - Oldfield had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rendalia   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Bon Air
 - Rendalia had a post office and railroad service
 
Renfroe   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 202 people
 - Renfroe had a post office and railroad service
 
Smelley   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Bon Air
 - Smelley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sterrett   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Bon Air
 - Sterrett had a post office and railroad service
 
Stewartville   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Stewartville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sycamore   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Sycamore had a post office and railroad service
 
Sylacauga   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 464 people (with 12,540 people in 2016)
 - Sylacauga had a post office and railroad service
 
Talladega Springs   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Bon Air
 - Talladega Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vincent   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Bon Air
 - Vincent had a post office and railroad service
 
Weogufka   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Bon Air
 - Weogufka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wilsonville   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Bon Air
 - 1895 population of 184 people (with 1,987 people in 2016)
 - Wilsonville had a post office and railroad service
 
Zubers   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Bon Air
 - 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 Bon Air, 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 that begins in Bon Air. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bon Air) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bon Air. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bon Air

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bon Air. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2621, Longitude: -86.3318     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bon Air have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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