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1890 Communities Near Mount Carmel ...

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

Alberton   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 53 people
 - Alberton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cerrogordo (FL)   (Holmes County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 300 people
 - Cerrogordo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clayhatchee   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Mount Carmel
 - Clayhatchee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clintonville   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 172 people
 - Clintonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coffee Springs   (Geneva County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 32 people (with 227 people in 2016)
 - Coffee Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Curtis   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Mount Carmel
 - Curtis had a post office and no railroad service
 
Daleville   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 76 people (with 5,101 people in 2016)
 - Daleville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Damascus   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Mount Carmel
 - Damascus had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dundee   (Geneva County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) from Mount Carmel
 - Dundee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Edwardsville   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Mount Carmel
 - Edwardsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elba   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 285 people (with 3,893 people in 2016)
 - Elba had a post office and no railroad service
 
Enterprise   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Mount Carmel
 - Enterprise had a post office and no railroad service
 
Florala   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Mount Carmel
 - Florala had a post office and no railroad service
 
Geneva   (Geneva County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 638 people (with 4,424 people in 2016)
 - Geneva had a post office and no railroad service
 
Green Bay   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 35 people
 - Green Bay had a post office and no railroad service
 
High Bluff   (Geneva County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Mount Carmel
 - High Bluff had a post office and no railroad service
 
Highfalls   (Geneva County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 136 people
 - Highfalls had a post office and no railroad service
 
Izagora (FL)   (Holmes County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Izagora had a post office and no railroad service
 
Level Plains   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Mount Carmel
 - Level Plains had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marl   (Geneva County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Mount Carmel
 - Marl had a post office and no railroad service
 
Opine   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Mount Carmel
 - Opine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tabernacle   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Mount Carmel
 - Tabernacle had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vaughanville   (Geneva County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Mount Carmel
 - 1895 population of 99 people
 - Vaughanville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Warwick   (Geneva County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Warwick was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Mount Carmel
 - Warwick had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wiggins   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Mount Carmel
 - Wiggins 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 Mount Carmel, 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Mount Carmel. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Carmel) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Carmel. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1707, Longitude: -86.0011     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Carmel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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