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1890 Communities Near Tipton ...

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

Bastrop   (Morehouse Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) from Tipton
 - 1895 population of 1,000 people (with 10,278 people in 2018)
 - Bastrop had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blanchton (AR)   (Bradley County (AR))       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Tipton
 - Blanchton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bonita   (Morehouse Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Tipton
 - Bonita had railroad service and no post office
 
Brodnax   (Morehouse Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Brodnax was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Tipton
 - Brodnax had a post office and no railroad service
 
Causey   (Morehouse Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Causey was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) from Tipton
 - Causey had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cleora   (Morehouse Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Cleora was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from Tipton
 - Cleora had railroad service and no post office
 
Colsons   (Union Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Colsons was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Tipton
 - Colsons had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crew Lake   (Richland Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the South (S) from Tipton
 - Crew Lake had railroad service and no post office
 
De Siard   (Ouachita Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tipton
 - De Siard had a post office and no railroad service
 
Doss   (Morehouse Parish) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Doss was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) from Tipton
 - Doss had a post office and railroad service
 
Elon (AR)   (Ashley County (AR)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Elon was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Tipton
 - Elon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Forest   (West Carroll Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Tipton
 - Forest had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hamburg (AR)   (Ashley County (AR))       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) from Tipton
 - 1895 population of 655 people (with 2,662 people in 2018)
 - Hamburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jones   (Morehouse Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Tipton
 - Jones had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lapile (AR)   (Union County (AR))       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tipton
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Lapile had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marion   (Union Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) from Tipton
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 744 people in 2018)
 - Marion had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mer Rouge   (Morehouse Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Tipton
 - Mer Rouge had a post office and railroad service
 
Milo (AR)   (Ashley County (AR))       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) from Tipton
 - Milo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oak Grove   (West Carroll Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East (E) from Tipton
 - 1895 population of 76 people (with 1,593 people in 2018)
 - Oak Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oak Ridge   (Morehouse Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Tipton
 - 1895 population of 296 people (with 125 people in 2018)
 - Oak Ridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oakland   (Union Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the West (W) from Tipton
 - Oakland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ouachita City   (Union Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tipton
 - 1895 population of 151 people
 - Ouachita City had a post office and no railroad service
 
Parkdale (AR)   (Ashley County (AR))       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Tipton
 - Parkdale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Portland (AR)   (Ashley County (AR))       [Map]  
 - Located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Tipton
 - 1895 population of 500 people (with 395 people in 2018)
 - Portland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sicard   (Ouachita Parish)       [Map]  
 - Located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Tipton
 - Sicard had railroad service and no post office
 
Snyder (AR)   (Ashley County (AR))       [Map]  
 - Located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Tipton
 - Snyder had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sunshine (AR)   (Ashley County (AR))       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Tipton
 - Sunshine had a post office and no 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 Tipton, 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' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Tipton. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tipton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tipton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9174, Longitude: -91.8590     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tipton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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