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1890 Communities Near Sweet Home ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Sweet Home had a post office and railroad service.

Alexander   (Saline County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) from Sweet Home
 - 1895 population of 146 people (with 3,057 people in 2017)
 - Alexander had a post office and railroad service
 
Altharp   (Saline County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Altharp was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Sweet Home
 - Altharp had a post office and no railroad service
 
Argenta   (Pulaski County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Argenta was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Sweet Home
 - 1895 population of 3,012 people
 - Argenta had a post office and railroad service
 
Banty   (Pulaski County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Banty was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Sweet Home
 - Banty had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bryant   (Saline County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Sweet Home
 - 1895 population of 209 people (with 20,194 people in 2017)
 - Bryant had a post office and railroad service
 
Cobbs   (Lonoke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Sweet Home
 - 1895 population of 25 people
 - Cobbs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Collegeville   (Saline County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Sweet Home
 - 1895 population of 125 people
 - Collegeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dickey   (Pulaski County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Dickey was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Sweet Home
 - Dickey had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fourche   (Pulaski County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Fourche was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North (N) from Sweet Home
 - Fourche had railroad service and no post office
 
Galloway   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sweet Home
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Galloway had a post office and railroad service
 
Hurricane   (Saline County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Hurricane was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Sweet Home
 - Hurricane had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ivesville   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Sweet Home
 - Ivesville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jacksonville   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Sweet Home
 - Jacksonville had a post office and railroad service
 
Keo   (Lonoke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Sweet Home
 - Keo had a post office and railroad service
 
Kerr   (Lonoke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Sweet Home
 - Kerr had a post office and railroad service
 
Little Rock   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Sweet Home
 - 1895 population of 25,874 people (with 198,606 people in 2017)
 - Little Rock had a post office and railroad service
 
Mabelvale   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Sweet Home
 - Mabelvale had a post office and railroad service
 
Marche   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Sweet Home
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Marche had a post office and railroad service
 
Maumelle   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Sweet Home
 - Maumelle had a post office and no railroad service
 
McAlmont   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Sweet Home
 - McAlmont had a post office and railroad service
 
Niemeyer   (Pulaski County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Niemeyer was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Sweet Home
 - Niemeyer had railroad service and no post office
 
Orion   (Grant County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Sweet Home
 - Orion had a post office and no railroad service
 
Scott   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Sweet Home
 - Scott had a post office and railroad service
 
Toltec   (Lonoke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Sweet Home
 - Toltec had a post office and railroad service
 
Wampoo   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Sweet Home
 - Wampoo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Willowdale   (Pulaski County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Willowdale was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sweet Home
 - Willowdale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wrightsville   (Pulaski County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Sweet Home
 - 1895 population of 300 people (with 2,304 people in 2017)
 - Wrightsville 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 Sweet Home, 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 starting in Sweet Home. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sweet Home) 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 Sweet Home. 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 Sweet Home

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sweet Home. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6865, Longitude: -92.2424     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sweet Home have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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