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1890 Communities Near Greekstore ...

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

Alta   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 136 people
 - Alta had a post office and railroad service
 
Blue Canyon   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Blue Canyon had a post office and railroad service
 
Bryants   (El Dorado County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South (S) from Greekstore
 - Bryants had railroad service and no post office
 
Buena Vista   (Nevada County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Buena Vista was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Greekstore
 - Buena Vista had railroad service and no post office
 
Chicago Park   (Nevada County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Greekstore
 - Chicago Park had a post office and railroad service
 
Cisco   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 31 people
 - Cisco had a post office and railroad service
 
Clipper Gap   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 78 people
 - Clipper Gap had a post office and railroad service
 
Colfax   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 670 people (with 2,004 people in 2016)
 - Colfax had a post office and railroad service
 
Dutch Flat   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 682 people
 - Dutch Flat had a post office and railroad service
 
Emerald Bay   (El Dorado County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Greekstore
 - Emerald Bay had a post office and no railroad service
 
Emigrant Gap   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 107 people
 - Emigrant Gap had a post office and railroad service
 
Garden Valley   (El Dorado County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Greekstore
 - Garden Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Georgetown   (El Dorado County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 320 people
 - Georgetown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gold Run   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 211 people
 - Gold Run had a post office and railroad service
 
Kelsey   (El Dorado County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 87 people
 - Kelsey had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kres   (Nevada County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Greekstore
 - Kres had railroad service and no post office
 
Maybert   (Nevada County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Maybert was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Greekstore
 - Maybert had a post office and no railroad service
 
Michigan Bluff   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 377 people
 - Michigan Bluff had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pacific   (El Dorado County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South (S) from Greekstore
 - Pacific had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tahoe City   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 87 people
 - Tahoe City had a post office and no railroad service
 
Towle   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 317 people
 - Towle had railroad service and no post office
 
Washington   (Nevada County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 359 people
 - Washington had a post office and no railroad service
 
Weimar   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) from Greekstore
 - Weimar had a post office and no railroad service
 
Westville   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Greekstore
 - Westville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Yankee Jims   (Placer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 99 people
 - Yankee Jims had a post office and no railroad service
 
You Bet   (Nevada County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While You Bet was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Greekstore
 - 1895 population of 144 people
 - You Bet 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 Greekstore, 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 Greekstore. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Greekstore) 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 Greekstore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Greekstore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greekstore. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0769, Longitude: -120.5583     [Map].

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