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1890 Communities Near New Hope ...

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

Ashbank   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the East (E) from New Hope
 - Ashbank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Barnesville   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Barnesville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Beaverton   (Lamar County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 40 people (with 187 people in 2016)
 - Beaverton had a post office and railroad service
 
Carbon Hill   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 568 people (with 1,964 people in 2016)
 - Carbon Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Delmar   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from New Hope
 - Delmar had a post office and railroad service
 
Eldridge   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from New Hope
 - Eldridge had a post office and railroad service
 
Glen Allen   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from New Hope
 - Glen Allen had a post office and railroad service
 
Goddard   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from New Hope
 - Goddard had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gold Mine   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from New Hope
 - Gold Mine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Guin   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from New Hope
 - Guin had a post office and railroad service
 
Hackleburg   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) from New Hope
 - Hackleburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hamilton   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from New Hope
 - Hamilton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kansas   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from New Hope
 - Kansas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lynn   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from New Hope
 - Lynn had a post office and railroad service
 
Moscow   (Lamar County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Moscow had a post office and no railroad service
 
Natural Bridge   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from New Hope
 - Natural Bridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nauvoo   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 211 people in 2016)
 - Nauvoo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pearce's Mills   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 92 people
 - Pearce's Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pikeville   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 43 people
 - Pikeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pine Springs   (Lamar County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from New Hope
 - Pine Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stinson   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from New Hope
 - Stinson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sulligent   (Lamar County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 318 people (with 1,849 people in 2016)
 - Sulligent had a post office and railroad service
 
Texas   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 306 people
 - Texas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wayside   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 70 people
 - Wayside had a post office and no railroad service
 
Winfield   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from New Hope
 - 1895 population of 25 people (with 4,531 people in 2016)
 - Winfield had a post office and 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 New Hope, 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 that stretches from New Hope. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- New Hope) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Hope. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9807, Longitude: -87.8184     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New Hope have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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