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1890 Communities Near Center Point ...

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, Center Point had a post office and no railroad service.

Blandville   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Blandville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Conaway   (Tyler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 23 people
 - Conaway had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dale   (Tyler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Center Point
 - Dale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Deep Valley   (Tyler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Center Point
 - Deep Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dola   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Center Point
 - Dola had a post office and no railroad service
 
Flint   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Center Point
 - Flint had a post office and no railroad service
 
Folsom   (Wetzel County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Center Point
 - Folsom had a post office and no railroad service
 
Frew   (Tyler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Center Point
 - Frew had a post office and no railroad service
 
Iuka   (Tyler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Iuka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Long Run   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 119 people
 - Long Run had a post office and railroad service
 
Marshville   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Marshville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Meeker   (Tyler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Center Point
 - Meeker had a post office and no railroad service
 
Miletus   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Miletus had a post office and no railroad service
 
Morgansville   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Morgansville had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Milton   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - New Milton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Olive   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Olive had a post office and no railroad service
 
Roberts   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) from Center Point
 - Roberts had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ross   (Wetzel County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 11 people
 - Ross had a post office and no railroad service
 
Salem   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 310 people (with 1,492 people in 2017)
 - Salem had a post office and railroad service
 
Sedalia   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Sedalia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shirley   (Tyler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Shirley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wallace   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 49 people
 - Wallace had a post office and no railroad service
 
West Union   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 312 people (with 833 people in 2017)
 - West Union had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wilbur   (Tyler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Center Point
 - Wilbur had a post office and no railroad service
 
Zinnia   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Center Point
 - 1895 population of 29 people
 - Zinnia had a post office and no 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 Center Point, 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 from Center Point. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Center Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Center Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3918, Longitude: -80.6354     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Center Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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