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1890 Communities Near Oka Kapassa ...

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

  • 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 east of Oka Kapassa
    • 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.
  • Collinsville [Lauderdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collinsville
    • Collinsville [Lauderdale County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the east of Oka Kapassa
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Collinsville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collinsville<4>
  • Conehatta [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conehatta
    • Conehatta [Newton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Oka Kapassa
    • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the west of Oka Kapassa
    • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Oka Kapassa
    • 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Oka Kapassa
    • 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
  • Hays [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hays
    • Hays [Scott County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Oka Kapassa
    • 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
  • Hickory [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory
    • Hickory [Newton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Oka Kapassa
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 294 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 529 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Hickory had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory
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    • High Hill [Leake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for High Hill
      • High Hill [Leake County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the north of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Oka Kapassa
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, House had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on House
    • Lake [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake
      • Lake [Newton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Oka Kapassa
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 190 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 324 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Lake had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake<4>
    • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel Hill
      • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Oka Kapassa
      • 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
    • Lawrence [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrence
      • Lawrence [Newton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south of Oka Kapassa
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 75 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Lawrence had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrence have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrence<4>
    • Lucern [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lucern
      • Lucern [Newton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Oka Kapassa
      • 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
    • Newton [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
      • Newton [Newton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of Oka Kapassa
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 500 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,155 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Newton had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<4>
    • Ocobla [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ocobla
      • Ocobla [Neshoba County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the north of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the east of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 Oka Kapassa
      • 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>
    • 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 less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 northeast of Oka Kapassa
      • 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 Oka Kapassa, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oka Kapassa) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oka Kapassa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5293, Longitude: -89.1501       In this case, the coordinates for Oka Kapassa have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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.
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