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1890 Communities Near Christian ...

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 Christian had a population of 28 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

Baileysville   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) from Christian
 - Baileysville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bald Knob   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Christian
 - Bald Knob had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bandytown   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Christian
 - Bandytown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chapmanville   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 72 people (with 1,137 people in 2017)
 - Chapmanville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crany   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Crany had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gordon   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Christian
 - Gordon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hanover   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Christian
 - Hanover had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hewett   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 201 people
 - Hewett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Iaeger   (McDowell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 51 people (with 255 people in 2017)
 - Iaeger had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jamboree (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 154 people
 - Jamboree had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jesse   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Christian
 - Jesse had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lake   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Lake had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lincoln   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Christian
 - Lincoln had a post office and no railroad service
 
Man   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Christian
 - Man had a post office and no railroad service
 
McGraws   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) from Christian
 - McGraws had a post office and no railroad service
 
Newfound   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Newfound had a post office and no railroad service
 
North Spring   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 129 people
 - North Spring had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oceana   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 275 people (with 1,245 people in 2017)
 - Oceana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oilville   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Christian
 - Oilville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Paw Paw (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 200 people
 - Paw Paw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Phelps (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Christian
 - Phelps had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pineville   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 53 people (with 599 people in 2017)
 - Pineville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rock View   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Rock View had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saulsville   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) from Christian
 - 1895 population of 25 people
 - Saulsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sun Hill   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Christian
 - Sun Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Van   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Christian
 - Van 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 Christian, 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 from Christian. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Christian) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Christian. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6921, Longitude: -81.8560     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Christian have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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