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1890 Communities Near Owasco ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Owasco had railroad service and no post office.

Brownson   (Cheyenne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the East (E) from Owasco
 - Brownson had no post office or railroad service
 
Bushnell   (Kimball County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) from Owasco
 - Bushnell had no post office or railroad service
 
Bushnell   (Kimball County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) from Owasco
 - Bushnell had railroad service and no post office
 
Dix   (Kimball County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from Owasco
 - Dix had no post office or railroad service
 
Dix   (Kimball County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from Owasco
 - Dix had a post office and railroad service
 
Harrisburg   (Banner County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Owasco
 - Harrisburg had no post office or railroad service
 
Harrisburg   (Banner County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Owasco
 - Harrisburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jacinto   (Kimball County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Owasco
 - Jacinto had no post office or railroad service
 
Jacinto   (Kimball County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Owasco
 - Jacinto had railroad service and no post office
 
Kimball   (Kimball County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Owasco
 - Kimball had no post office or railroad service
 
Kimball   (Kimball County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Owasco
 - 1895 population of 193 people (with 2,361 people in 2017)
 - Kimball had a post office and railroad service
 
 - owasco had no post office or railroad service
 
Pine Bluffs (WY)   (Laramie County (WY))       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) from Owasco
 - 1895 population of 156 people (with 1,142 people in 2017)
 - Pine Bluffs had a post office and railroad service
 
Potter   (Cheyenne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Owasco
 - Potter had no post office or railroad service
 
Potter   (Cheyenne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Owasco
 - Potter had a post office and 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 Owasco, 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 that begins in Owasco. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Owasco) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Owasco. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2394, Longitude: -103.5749     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Owasco have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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