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1890 Communities Near Price ...

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

Bartram   (Wayne County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bartram was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Price
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Bartram had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bowen   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Price
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Bowen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chapmanville   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Price
 - 1895 population of 72 people (with 1,137 people in 2017)
 - Chapmanville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cove Gap   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Price
 - 1895 population of 73 people
 - Cove Gap had a post office and no railroad service
 
Danville   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Price
 - Danville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dunlow   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Price
 - Dunlow had a post office and no railroad service
 
East Lynn   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Price
 - East Lynn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ferguson   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Price
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Ferguson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fourteen   (Lincoln County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Fourteen was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Price
 - 1895 population of 17 people
 - Fourteen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fudges Creek   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Price
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Fudges Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Garretts Bend   (Lincoln County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Price
 - Garretts Bend had a post office and no railroad service
 
Genoa   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) from Price
 - Genoa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gilkerson   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Price
 - 1895 population of 53 people
 - Gilkerson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Griffithsville   (Lincoln County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Price
 - 1895 population of 74 people
 - Griffithsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hamlin   (Lincoln County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Price
 - 1895 population of 248 people (with 1,072 people in 2017)
 - Hamlin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jenks   (Lincoln County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Price
 - Jenks had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kiahsville   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Price
 - 1895 population of 56 people
 - Kiahsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Madison   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Price
 - Madison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Myra   (Lincoln County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) from Price
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Myra had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nye   (Putnam County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Price
 - Nye had a post office and no railroad service
 
Portersville   (Lincoln County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Price
 - Portersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sarah   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Price
 - Sarah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sheridan   (Lincoln County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Price
 - Sheridan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Spurlockville   (Lincoln County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Price
 - Spurlockville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sweetland   (Lincoln County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Price
 - Sweetland 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 Price, 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 beginning in Price. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Price) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Price. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1440, Longitude: -82.1268     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Price have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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