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1890 Communities Near South Shore Village ...

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

Alvin   (Brazoria County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) from South Shore Village
 - 1895 population of 261 people (with 26,827 people in 2018)
 - Alvin had a post office and railroad service
 
Anahuac   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from South Shore Village
 - Anahuac had a post office and no railroad service
 
Arcadia   (Galveston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from South Shore Village
 - Arcadia had a post office and railroad service
 
Arcola   (Fort Bend County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) from South Shore Village
 - Arcola had railroad service and no post office
 
Arcola Junction   (Fort Bend County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) from South Shore Village
 - Arcola Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Cedar Bayou   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from South Shore Village
 - Cedar Bayou had railroad service and no post office
 
Crosby   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) from South Shore Village
 - Crosby had a post office and railroad service
 
Dickinson   (Galveston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) from South Shore Village
 - Dickinson had a post office and railroad service
 
Double Bayou   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from South Shore Village
 - Double Bayou had a post office and no railroad service
 
Duke   (Fort Bend County)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West (W) from South Shore Village
 - 1895 population of 106 people
 - Duke had a post office and railroad service
 
Galveston   (Galveston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from South Shore Village
 - 1895 population of 9,084 people (with 50,457 people in 2018)
 - Galveston had a post office and railroad service
 
Genoa   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from South Shore Village
 - Genoa had railroad service and no post office
 
Harrisburg   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) from South Shore Village
 - 1895 population of 431 people
 - Harrisburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Hitchcock   (Galveston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from South Shore Village
 - Hitchcock had a post office and railroad service
 
Houston   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) from South Shore Village
 - 1895 population of 27,557 people (with 2,325,502 people in 2018)
 - Houston had a post office and railroad service
 
La Marque   (Galveston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from South Shore Village
 - La Marque had a post office and no railroad service
 
Liverpool   (Brazoria County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from South Shore Village
 - Liverpool had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lynchburg   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) from South Shore Village
 - 1895 population of 178 people
 - Lynchburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Magnolia Park   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from South Shore Village
 - Magnolia Park had railroad service and no post office
 
Mont Belvieu   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from South Shore Village
 - Mont Belvieu had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pierce Junction   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from South Shore Village
 - Pierce Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Red Bluff   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from South Shore Village
 - Red Bluff had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sandy Point   (Brazoria County)       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from South Shore Village
 - 1895 population of 213 people (with 239 people in 2018)
 - Sandy Point had a post office and railroad service
 
Sheldon   (Harris County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North (N) from South Shore Village
 - Sheldon had a post office and railroad service
 
Smith Point   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) from South Shore Village
 - 1895 population of 56 people
 - Smith Point had a post office and no railroad service
 
Virginia Point   (Galveston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from South Shore Village
 - Virginia Point had railroad service and no post office

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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 South Shore Village, 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 'point-to-point' distance starting in South Shore Village. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Shore Village) 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 South Shore Village. 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 South Shore Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Shore Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5233, Longitude: -95.0447     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Shore Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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