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1890 Communities Near Tioga ...

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

Alexandria   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) from Tioga
 - 1895 population of 2,861 people (with 46,776 people in 2018)
 - Alexandria had a post office and railroad service
 
Black Creek   (Grant Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Black Creek was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Tioga
 - Black Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boyce   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) from Tioga
 - 1895 population of 301 people (with 991 people in 2018)
 - Boyce had a post office and railroad service
 
Chopin   (Natchitoches Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tioga
 - Chopin had a post office and railroad service
 
Colfax   (Grant Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tioga
 - 1895 population of 161 people (with 1,492 people in 2018)
 - Colfax had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crane   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Tioga
 - Crane had a post office and no railroad service
 
Egg Bend   (Avoyelles Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Tioga
 - Egg Bend had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elmer   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tioga
 - Elmer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fairmount   (Grant Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tioga
 - 1895 population of 153 people
 - Fairmount had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fishville   (Grant Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Tioga
 - Fishville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hemphill   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Tioga
 - Hemphill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hineston   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tioga
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Hineston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Holloway   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Tioga
 - Holloway had a post office and no railroad service
 
Iatt   (Grant Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Tioga
 - Iatt had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lamourie   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) from Tioga
 - Lamourie had railroad service and no post office
 
Lecompte   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) from Tioga
 - 1895 population of 375 people (with 1,160 people in 2018)
 - Lecompte had a post office and railroad service
 
Lena   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tioga
 - Lena had railroad service and no post office
 
Loyd   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) from Tioga
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Loyd had a post office and no railroad service
 
Melder   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Tioga
 - Melder had a post office and no railroad service
 
Milford   (Rapides Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Milford was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Tioga
 - Milford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moreland   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) from Tioga
 - Moreland had railroad service and no post office
 
Pineville   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Tioga
 - 1895 population of 540 people (with 14,290 people in 2018)
 - Pineville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Poland   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Tioga
 - Poland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rapides   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Tioga
 - Rapides had a post office and railroad service
 
Weil   (Rapides Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Tioga
 - Weil had a post office and no railroad service

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The official website for Rapides Parish: www.rppj.com/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.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 Tioga, 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 from Tioga. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tioga) 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 Tioga. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tioga

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tioga. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3871, Longitude: -92.4257     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tioga have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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