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1890 Communities Near Genoa ...

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

  • Burlington [Ward County]
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    • Burlington [Ward County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the west of Genoa
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 150 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,201 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Burlington had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<3>
  • Denbigh [McHenry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Denbigh have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Denbigh [McHenry County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Genoa
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Denbigh had railroad service and no post office
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  • Des Lacs [Ward County]
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    • Des Lacs [Ward County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the west of Genoa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 201 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Des Lacs had a post office and railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Lacs<3>
  • Granville [McHenry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Granville [McHenry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Genoa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 253 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Granville had railroad service and no post office
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granville<3>
  • Logan [Ward County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Logan have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Logan [Ward County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Genoa
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Logan had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Minot [Ward County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minot have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Minot [Ward County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the west of Genoa
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 575 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,382 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Minot had a post office and railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minot<3>
  • Towner [McHenry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Towner have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Towner [McHenry County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the east of Genoa
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 211 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 526 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Towner had a post office and railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Towner<3>

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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 Genoa, 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Genoa) 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 Genoa. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Genoa

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Genoa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.1936, Longitude: -100.9940    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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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