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

Alikanna (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Archer Heights
 - Alikanna had a post office and railroad service
 
Beech Bottom   (Brooke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Archer Heights
 - Beech Bottom had railroad service and no post office
 
Brilliant (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 944 people (with 1,672 people in 1990)
 - Brilliant had a post office and railroad service
 
Calumet (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Archer Heights
 - Calumet had a post office and no railroad service
 
Colliers   (Brooke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 113 people
 - Colliers had a post office and railroad service
 
Comettsburg (PA)   (Beaver County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Archer Heights
 - Comettsburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dinsmore (PA)   (Washington County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - Dinsmore had a post office and railroad service
 
Eldersville (PA)   (Washington County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 212 people
 - Eldersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fernwood (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Archer Heights
 - Fernwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Georges Run (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Archer Heights
 - Georges Run had railroad service and no post office
 
Gould (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Archer Heights
 - Gould had railroad service and no post office
 
Hanlin Station (PA)   (Washington County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - Hanlin Station had a post office and railroad service
 
Independence (PA)   (Washington County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 183 people
 - Independence had a post office and no railroad service
 
Island Creek (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Island Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lazearville   (Brooke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 317 people
 - Lazearville had a post office and railroad service
 
Markle (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Archer Heights
 - Markle had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mingo Junction (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 1,623 people (with 3,262 people in 2017)
 - Mingo Junction had a post office and railroad service
 
New Alexandria (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 122 people (with 258 people in 2017)
 - New Alexandria had a post office and railroad service
 
Paris (PA)   (Washington County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 173 people
 - Paris had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pattersons Mill (PA)   (Washington County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 56 people
 - Pattersons Mill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Reeds Mill (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Reeds Mill had a post office and railroad service
 
Rush Run (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 89 people
 - Rush Run had a post office and railroad service
 
Salt Run (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Archer Heights
 - Salt Run had railroad service and no post office
 
Steubenville (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West (W) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 13,394 people (with 18,003 people in 2017)
 - Steubenville had a post office and railroad service
 
Toronto (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 1,822 people (with 4,814 people in 2017)
 - Toronto had a post office and railroad service
 
Wellsburg   (Brooke County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 2,235 people (with 2,589 people in 2017)
 - Wellsburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Wintersville (OH)   (Jefferson County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Archer Heights
 - 1895 population of 83 people (with 3,727 people in 2017)
 - Wintersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Zalia   (Hancock County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) from Archer Heights
 - Zalia 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 Archer 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Archer Heights. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Archer Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Archer Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3609, Longitude: -80.6001     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Archer Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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