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1890 Communities Near Walnut Grove ...

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, Walnut Grove had a post office and no railroad service.

Altizer   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Altizer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Arnoldsburg   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Arnoldsburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Beech   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Beech had a post office and no railroad service
 
Buffalolick   (Roane County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Buffalolick was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Walnut Grove
 - Buffalolick had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clarence   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Walnut Grove
 - Clarence had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clio   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Walnut Grove
 - Clio had a post office and no railroad service
 
Countsville   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Walnut Grove
 - Countsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Flatfork   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Walnut Grove
 - Flatfork had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gandeeville   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 93 people
 - Gandeeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kester   (Roane County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Kester was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Walnut Grove
 - Kester had a post office and no railroad service
 
Linden   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 151 people
 - Linden had a post office and no railroad service
 
Looneyville   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 41 people
 - Looneyville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Millard   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 11 people
 - Millard had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oka   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Walnut Grove
 - Oka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Peniel   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Walnut Grove
 - Peniel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pink   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 17 people
 - Pink had a post office and no railroad service
 
Reedyville   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Reedyville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Richardson   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Walnut Grove
 - Richardson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rocksdale   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Rocksdale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Roxalana   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Walnut Grove
 - Roxalana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Schilling   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Walnut Grove
 - Schilling had a post office and no railroad service
 
Speed   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Walnut Grove
 - Speed had a post office and no railroad service
 
Spencer   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 431 people (with 2,111 people in 2017)
 - Spencer had a post office and railroad service
 
Triplett   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) from Walnut Grove
 - Triplett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Walton   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Walnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 127 people
 - Walton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Woodyard   (Roane County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Woodyard was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Walnut Grove
 - Woodyard had a post office and no railroad service
 
Zona   (Roane County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Walnut Grove
 - Zona 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 Walnut Grove, 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 Walnut Grove. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Walnut Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walnut Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7351, Longitude: -81.3026     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Walnut Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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