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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Southland.

This page contains two sections:

Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Southland, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Southland and the surrounding area.

Bird Watching ...

We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.

The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Wharton County as the starting point when you click on the link below:

The Wharton County sighting report from eBird.

Communities Also Named Southland ...

We have found 10 communities that share the name Southland.

Within Texas, there is just one other community named Southland. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 9 communities in the United States - with 10 of those located in the United States.

We have broken our list into two sections:

Other communities located in Texas

Communities outside of Texas


Communities Outside of Texas

Arkansas

Craighead County

Our profile page for Southland, Craighead County   [Map]

Phillips County

Our profile page for Southland, Phillips County   [Map]

Florida

Charlotte County

Our profile page for Southland, Charlotte County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1>

Although located in Charlotte County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Hillsborough County

Our profile page for Southland, Hillsborough County   [Map]

Georgia

Taylor County

Our profile page for Southland, Taylor County   [Map]

Kentucky

Fayette County

Our profile page for Southland, Fayette County   [Map]

Knox County

Our profile page for Southland, Knox County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Knox County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Michigan

Lenawee County

Our profile page for Southland, Lenawee County   [Map]

Mississippi

Prentiss County

Our profile page for Southland, Prentiss County

We found mention of this community, but have little information.

Although located in Prentiss County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Texas

About Wharton County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Southland could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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This page was last modified: 18 Nov 2019