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1890 Communities Near Anita Heights ...

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

Athalia (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 199 people (with 369 people in 2016)
 - Athalia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Barboursville   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 452 people (with 4,262 people in 2016)
 - Barboursville had a post office and railroad service
 
Bartram   (Wayne County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bartram was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Bartram had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bartramville (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) from Anita Heights
 - Bartramville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bowen   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Bowen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bradrick (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Bradrick had a post office and no railroad service
 
Burlington (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 382 people
 - Burlington had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ceredo   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 923 people (with 1,376 people in 2016)
 - Ceredo had a post office and railroad service
 
Cox Landing   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Cox Landing had a post office and railroad service
 
Dickson   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Anita Heights
 - Dickson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dobbston (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 37 people
 - Dobbston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fudges Creek   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Fudges Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Guyandotte   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 1,502 people
 - Guyandotte had a post office and railroad service
 
Hodges   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Anita Heights
 - Hodges had a post office and no railroad service
 
Howell (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Anita Heights
 - Howell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Huntington   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 10,108 people (with 48,113 people in 2016)
 - Huntington had a post office and railroad service
 
Kenova   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Anita Heights
 - Kenova had a post office and railroad service
 
Lesage   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 9 people
 - Lesage had railroad service and no post office
 
North Kenova (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Anita Heights
 - North Kenova had railroad service and no post office
 
Ona   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 86 people
 - Ona had a post office and railroad service
 
Platform (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Anita Heights
 - Platform had a post office and no railroad service
 
Proctorville (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 480 people (with 556 people in 2016)
 - Proctorville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rockwood (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 99 people
 - Rockwood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sarah   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Anita Heights
 - Sarah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shoals   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Anita Heights
 - Shoals had a post office and no railroad service
 
South Point (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Anita Heights
 - 1895 population of 248 people (with 3,938 people in 2016)
 - South Point had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sybene (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Anita Heights
 - Sybene had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wilson   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Anita Heights
 - Wilson 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 Anita Heights, 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Anita Heights. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Anita Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anita Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4106, Longitude: -82.3924     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Anita Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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