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1890 Communities Near Strouds ...

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, Strouds had a post office and no railroad service.

Addison   (Webster County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 250 people (with 723 people in 2016)
 - Addison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bakers Run   (Braxton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Bakers Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bernardstown   (Webster County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Strouds
 - Bernardstown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Birch River   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Birch River had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boggs   (Webster County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) from Strouds
 - Boggs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Canfield   (Braxton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Strouds
 - Canfield had a post office and no railroad service
 
Craigsville   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Strouds
 - Craigsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Delphi   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) from Strouds
 - Delphi had a post office and no railroad service
 
Diana   (Webster County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Strouds
 - Diana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Enon   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 25 people
 - Enon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fowler Knob   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 223 people
 - Fowler Knob had a post office and no railroad service
 
Halo   (Webster County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Strouds
 - Halo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Herold   (Braxton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Strouds
 - Herold had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hominy Falls   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Strouds
 - Hominy Falls had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hookersville   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Hookersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jumbo   (Webster County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Strouds
 - Jumbo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leivasy   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Leivasy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Little Birch   (Braxton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 6 people
 - Little Birch had a post office and no railroad service
 
Muddlety   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Strouds
 - Muddlety had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ophelia   (Nicholas County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Ophelia was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Strouds
 - Ophelia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Persinger   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Persinger had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ralph   (Webster County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Strouds
 - Ralph had a post office and no railroad service
 
Richwood   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 24 people (with 1,955 people in 2016)
 - Richwood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Upperglade   (Webster County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Strouds
 - Upperglade had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wattsville   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Strouds
 - Wattsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Welch Glade   (Webster County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Strouds
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Welch Glade 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 Strouds, 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' distance from Strouds. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Strouds) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Strouds. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3879, Longitude: -80.6165     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Strouds have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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