Irony Street & Misnomer Way

Long Street in Asheville, North Carolina, is 0.2 miles (1000 feet) long.

Short Street in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 1.6 miles (8400 feet) long.

Straight Street in Forsyth, Georgia, heads northwest for 540 feet, then north for 360 feet, then northwest for 400 feet, then northeast for 700 feet, where it ends.

Ocean Side Drive in Florissant, Missouri, is 700 miles from the nearest (Atlantic) ocean.

La Paz Court in Salton City, California, is named for La Paz, Bolivia — highest capital city in the world — and lies 126 feet below sea level.

Hope Avenue in Pierce, Colorado is a thousand-foot unpaved dead-end.

Destiny Drive in Brunswick, Georgia, is a one-way street that circles around and ends up 150 steps from where it started.

• 1602 Happy Street and 1922 Moody Avenue in Mission, Texas, are next-door neighbors.

P Street in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is the site of the city wastewater treatment plant.

Trump Street is a narrow, crooked road in Daniels, West Virginia.  No, not that Daniels.

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4 Responses to Irony Street & Misnomer Way

  1. Craig says:

    And all true (follow the links)…

  2. Rob says:

    Second St./Ave. is a more common name in the U.S. than First.

    • Craig says:

      Possibly because Main Street is the principal thoroughfare in many places… Main plus First would head the list. Thanks for sharing this.

  3. Joanne Wetzl says:

    Long Street, that turns onto our Quinton Street in Stuart, is half a block long. Seems to be a trend.

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