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1890 Communities Near Selmont ...

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

  • Augustin [Perry County]
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    • Augustin [Perry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Selmont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Augustin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Augustin had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Augustin
  • Belknap [Dallas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belknap
    • Belknap [Dallas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of Selmont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belknap 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: 20 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Belknap had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belknap
  • Benton [Lowndes County]
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    • Benton [Lowndes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Selmont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benton 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: 265 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Benton had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benton
  • Berlin [Dallas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berlin
    • Berlin [Dallas County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of Selmont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berlin 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: 29 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Berlin had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berlin
  • Bogue Chitto [Dallas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bogue Chitto
    • Bogue Chitto [Dallas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the west of Selmont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bogue Chitto have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Bogue Chitto had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bogue Chitto
  • Burnsville [Dallas County]
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    • Burnsville [Dallas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Selmont
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 35 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Burnsville had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnsville
  • Cahaba [Dallas County] - Historic
    • While Cahaba was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cahaba
    • Cahaba [Dallas County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Selmont
    • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 30 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Cahaba had a post office and no railroad service
  • Harrell [Dallas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrell
    • Harrell [Dallas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Selmont
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrell have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Harrell had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrell
  • Continue List ...
    • Hazen [Dallas County]
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      • Hazen [Dallas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazen have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Hazen had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazen
    • King's Landing [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for King's Landing
      • King's Landing [Dallas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King's Landing 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: 83 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, King's Landing had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on King's Landing
    • Kings [Dallas County]
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      • Kings [Dallas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kings have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Kings had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings
    • Marion Junction [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion Junction
      • Marion Junction [Dallas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the west of Selmont
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 176 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Marion Junction had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion Junction
    • Massillon [Dallas County] - Historic
      • While Massillon was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Massillon
      • Massillon [Dallas County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the west of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Massillon have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Massillon had a post office and railroad service
    • Milton [Autauga County]
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      • Milton [Autauga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Milton had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
    • Mulberry [Autauga County]
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      • Mulberry [Autauga County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the east of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mulberry 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: 87 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mulberry had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Orrville [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orrville
      • Orrville [Dallas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orrville 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: 321 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 168 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Orrville had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orrville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orrville<4>
    • Perryville [Perry County]
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      • Perryville [Perry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the north of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perryville 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: 50 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Perryville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perryville
    • Pleasant Hill [Dallas County]
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      • Pleasant Hill [Dallas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the south of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant 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: 278 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Pleasant Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Hill
    • Pleasant Hill Station [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Hill Station
      • Pleasant Hill Station [Dallas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the south of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Hill Station have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Pleasant Hill Station had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Hill Station
    • Polk [Dallas County]
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      • Polk [Dallas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polk have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Polk had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polk
    • Selma [Dallas County]
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      • Selma [Dallas County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selma 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: 7,622 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,231 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Selma had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selma<4>
    • Statesville [Autauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Statesville
      • Statesville [Autauga County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statesville 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: 46 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Statesville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Statesville
    • Summerfield [Dallas County]
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      • Summerfield [Dallas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerfield 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: 383 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Summerfield had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerfield
    • Tasso [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tasso
      • Tasso [Dallas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tasso have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Tasso had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tasso
    • Tyler [Dallas County]
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      • Tyler [Dallas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyler have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Tyler had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyler<4>
    • Vine Hill [Autauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vine Hill
      • Vine Hill [Autauga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the north of Selmont
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vine Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Vine Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vine Hill

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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 Selmont, 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Selmont) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Selmont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3951, Longitude: -87.0083       In this case, the coordinates for Selmont 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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