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1890 Communities Near Neshoba ...

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

  • Battlefield [Newton County] - Historic
    • While Battlefield was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Battlefield
    • Battlefield [Newton County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Neshoba
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Battlefield had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Battlefield have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Conehatta [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conehatta
    • Conehatta [Newton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Neshoba
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 81 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Conehatta had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conehatta
  • Damascus [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Damascus
    • Damascus [Scott County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of Neshoba
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Damascus had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Damascus have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Damascus
  • Decatur [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
    • Decatur [Newton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of Neshoba
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 150 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,705 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Decatur had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Decatur have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<4>
  • Dixon [Neshoba County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dixon
    • Dixon [Neshoba County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of Neshoba
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 28 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Dixon had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dixon have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dixon
  • Edinburg [Leake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edinburg
    • Edinburg [Leake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Neshoba
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 124 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Edinburg had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinburg
  • Free Trade [Leake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Free Trade
    • Free Trade [Leake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of Neshoba
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Free Trade had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Free Trade have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Free Trade
  • Hays [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hays
    • Hays [Scott County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Neshoba
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Hays had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hays have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hays
  • Continue List ...
    • High Hill [Leake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for High Hill
      • High Hill [Leake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Neshoba
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, High Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for High Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on High Hill
    • Hope [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hope
      • Hope [Neshoba County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Hope had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hope
    • House [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for House
      • House [Neshoba County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, House had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on House
    • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel Hill
      • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Neshoba
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 48 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Laurel Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel Hill
    • Lucern [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lucern
      • Lucern [Newton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lucern had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lucern
    • Madden [Leake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madden
      • Madden [Leake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Madden had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madden have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madden
    • Ocobla [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ocobla
      • Ocobla [Neshoba County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ocobla had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ocobla have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocobla
    • Philadelphia [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philadelphia
      • Philadelphia [Neshoba County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Neshoba
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 101 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,078 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Philadelphia had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<4>
    • Piketown [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piketown
      • Piketown [Scott County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Piketown had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Piketown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piketown
    • Prospect [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prospect
      • Prospect [Newton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prospect
    • Rio [Kemper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio
      • Rio [Kemper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the east of Neshoba
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 101 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Rio had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rio have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio
    • Roscoe [Newton County] - Historic
      • While Roscoe was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roscoe
      • Roscoe [Newton County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Roscoe had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roscoe have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Sebastopol [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sebastopol
      • Sebastopol [Scott County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of Neshoba
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 276 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Sebastopol had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sebastopol have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sebastopol
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sebastopol<4>
    • Spinks [Kemper County] - Historic
      • While Spinks was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spinks
      • Spinks [Kemper County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Spinks had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spinks have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Stamper [Newton County] - Historic
      • While Stamper was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamper
      • Stamper [Newton County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Neshoba
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Stamper had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamper have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Tucker [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tucker
      • Tucker [Neshoba County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Neshoba
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Tucker had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tucker have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tucker
    • Union [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
      • Union [Neshoba County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Neshoba
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 120 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,897 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Union had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union<4>

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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 Neshoba, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Neshoba) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Neshoba. 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 Neshoba

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Neshoba. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6233, Longitude: -89.1382    
<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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