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Palmers Crossing, Mississippi

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(position within Forrest County, State of Mississippi)

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Welcome to Palmers Crossing ...

Palmers Crossing is located in Forrest County.

A typical abbreviation for Palmers Crossing: Palmers Xing.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Palmers Crossing for more information about variations on the name of Palmers Crossing.

Palmers Crossing is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Palmers Crossing lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Palmers Crossing: (601) and (769)<2>

Communities near Palmers Crossing ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Palmers Crossing and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2014<4>
Beaumont   [Map]   941   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Lumberton   [Map]   2,209   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Lux   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
New Augusta   [Map]   638   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Petal   [Map]   10,727   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Purvis   [Map]   2,322   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Palmers Crossing.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Palmers Crossing. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Palmers Crossing. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Palmers Crossing.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Palmers Crossing:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Palmers Crossing ...

Looking for more information about Palmers Crossing? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Palmers Crossing? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Palmers Crossing, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Palmers Crossing.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Palmers Crossing. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Palmers Crossing. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Palmers Crossing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Palmers Crossing.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Palmers Crossing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Palmers Crossing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Palmers Crossing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2824, Longitude: -89.2756     [Map]. The coordinates for Palmers Crossing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Palmers Crossing.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Palmers Crossing.


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