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The location of Cane Creek

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1890 Communities Near Cane Creek ...

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

Anita   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Cane Creek
 - Anita had railroad service and no post office
 
Ashby   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 64 people
 - Ashby had a post office and railroad service
 
Bamford   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Cane Creek
 - Bamford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bibbville   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bibbville had a post office and railroad service
 
Blocton   (Bibb County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Blocton was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Cane Creek
 - Blocton had a post office and railroad service
 
Boothton   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Cane Creek
 - Boothton had railroad service and no post office
 
Brierfield   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 316 people
 - Brierfield had a post office and railroad service
 
Centreville   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 239 people (with 2,708 people in 2016)
 - Centreville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chamblee   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cane Creek
 - Chamblee had railroad service and no post office
 
Dogwood   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Cane Creek
 - Dogwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Falliston   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Cane Creek
 - Falliston had railroad service and no post office
 
Giles   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cane Creek
 - Giles had railroad service and no post office
 
Green Pond   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 116 people
 - Green Pond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gurnee   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 291 people
 - Gurnee had a post office and railroad service
 
Helena   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 518 people (with 18,673 people in 2016)
 - Helena had a post office and railroad service
 
Longview   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cane Creek
 - Longview had a post office and railroad service
 
Maylene   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cane Creek
 - Maylene had railroad service and no post office
 
McCalla   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - McCalla had a post office and railroad service
 
Montevallo   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 572 people (with 6,723 people in 2016)
 - Montevallo had a post office and railroad service
 
Morgan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Cane Creek
 - Morgan had railroad service and no post office
 
Scottsville   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Scottsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Siluria   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Siluria had a post office and railroad service
 
Tacoa   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Cane Creek
 - Tacoa had railroad service and no post office
 
Tannehill   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Cane Creek
 - Tannehill had railroad service and no post office
 
Tulse   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Cane Creek
 - Tulse had railroad service and no post office
 
Vance   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 96 people (with 1,501 people in 2016)
 - Vance had a post office and railroad service
 
Woodstock   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cane Creek
 - 1895 population of 147 people (with 1,569 people in 2016)
 - Woodstock had a post office and railroad service
 
Yolande   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cane Creek
 - Yolande 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 Cane Creek, 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 starts in Cane Creek. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cane Creek) 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 Cane Creek. 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 Cane Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cane Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1412, Longitude: -87.0272     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cane Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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