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Welcome to Abdan ...

Abdan is located in Leake County<1>.

The location of Abdan has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Abdan is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Abdan: (601) and (769)<4>

Websites for Abdan ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.leakems.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Abdan, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Abdan ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abdan.

  • Forest [Scott County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest
    • Forest [Scott County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Abdan
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,608 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest
  • Carthage [Leake County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carthage
    • Carthage [Leake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Abdan
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,816 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carthage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage
  • Morton [Scott County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morton
    • Morton [Scott County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Abdan
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,630 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morton
  • Walnut Grove [Leake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Grove
    • Walnut Grove [Leake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Abdan
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,665 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut Grove
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sebastopol [Scott County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sebastopol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sebastopol
      • Sebastopol [Scott County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Abdan
      • Estimated population for 2018: 277 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sebastopol
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sebastopol
    • Standing Pine [Leake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Standing Pine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Standing Pine
      • Standing Pine [Leake County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Abdan
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Standing Pine
    • Redwater [Leake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redwater
      • Redwater [Leake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Abdan
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redwater
    • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel Hill
      • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Abdan
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel Hill
    • Kalem [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kalem
      • Kalem [Scott County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Abdan
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kalem
    • Conehatta [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conehatta
      • Conehatta [Newton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Abdan
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conehatta

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abdan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abdan.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abdan. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Abdan.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abdan. See our Newspapers Page for Abdan.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abdan ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Mississippi

About Leake County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Leake, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abdan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abdan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abdan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6140, Longitude: -89.5667       In this case, the coordinates for Abdan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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