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1890 Communities Near Salco ...

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

  • Bay Minette [Baldwin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Minette
    • Bay Minette [Baldwin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the east of Salco
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Minette have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 147 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,354 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bay Minette had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Minette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Minette<4>
  • Bromley [Baldwin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bromley
    • Bromley [Baldwin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the southeast of Salco
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bromley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Bromley had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bromley
  • Calvert [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calvert
    • Calvert [Mobile County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the north of Salco
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Calvert had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calvert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calvert<4>
  • Carney [Baldwin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carney
    • Carney [Baldwin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Salco
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carney have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Carney had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carney
  • Chastang [Mobile County]
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    • Chastang [Mobile County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Salco
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chastang have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Chastang had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chastang
  • Chunchula [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chunchula
    • Chunchula [Mobile County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Salco
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 258 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Chunchula had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chunchula
  • Citronelle [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Citronelle
    • Citronelle [Mobile County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Salco
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Citronelle have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,861 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Citronelle had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Citronelle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Citronelle<4>
  • Cox [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cox
    • Cox [Mobile County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the south of Salco
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cox have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Cox had a post office and railroad service
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    • Creola [Mobile County]
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      • Creola [Mobile County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creola have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,036 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Creola had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creola
    • D'Olive [Baldwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for D'Olive
      • D'Olive [Baldwin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for D'Olive have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, D'Olive had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on D'Olive
    • Deer Park [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deer Park
      • Deer Park [Washington County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the northwest of Salco
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 60 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Deer Park had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deer Park
    • Fairford [Washington County]
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      • Fairford [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the north of Salco
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Fairford had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairford
    • Kushla [Mobile County]
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      • Kushla [Mobile County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kushla have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Kushla had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kushla
    • Latham [Baldwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Latham
      • Latham [Baldwin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Latham have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 113 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Latham had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Latham
    • McIntosh [Washington County]
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      • McIntosh [Washington County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the north of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McIntosh have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 215 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, McIntosh had railroad service and no post office
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McIntosh<4>
    • Mobile [Mobile County]
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      • Mobile [Mobile County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the south of Salco
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 31,076 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 188,720 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mobile had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mobile
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mobile<4>
    • Mount Vernon [Mobile County]
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      • Mount Vernon [Mobile County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 179 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,495 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mount Vernon had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<4>
    • Oak Grove [Mobile County]
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      • Oak Grove [Mobile County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 42 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Oak Grove had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Grove
    • Plateau [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plateau
      • Plateau [Mobile County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the south of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plateau have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Plateau had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plateau
    • Prichard [Mobile County]
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      • Prichard [Mobile County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the south of Salco
      • Estimated population in 2019: 21,428 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Prichard had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prichard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prichard<4>
    • Sims Chapel [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sims Chapel
      • Sims Chapel [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the north of Salco
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Sims Chapel had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sims Chapel
    • Spring Hill [Mobile County]
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      • Spring Hill [Mobile County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the south of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 182 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Spring Hill had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Hill
    • Stockton [Baldwin County]
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      • Stockton [Baldwin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 178 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Stockton had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockton<4>
    • Tensaw [Baldwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tensaw
      • Tensaw [Baldwin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northeast of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tensaw have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 63 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Tensaw had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tensaw
    • Whistler [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whistler
      • Whistler [Mobile County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the south of Salco
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whistler have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Whistler had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whistler

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Mobile County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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 Salco, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Salco) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Salco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9668, Longitude: -88.0347       In this case, the coordinates for Salco 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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