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Welcome to Aberdeen ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Aberdeen has a population of 5,328 people<1> (see below for details).
From The Origin of Certain Place Names,<2> the origin of Aberdeen is described as "Named from the city in Scotland."
Aberdeen is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Aberdeen lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Aberdeen is within the boundaries of the (662) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Aberdeen had a population of 5,612 people (or 15.17% of the total population of Monroe County). This makes Aberdeen the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Aberdeen represents 0.19% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,612 people, the population of Aberdeen decreased 12.52% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,415 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Aberdeen had an population of 5,328 people. This is a decrease of 5.06% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.94% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Aberdeen.
Communities near Aberdeen ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aberdeen.
Communities Also Named Aberdeen ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Aberdeen - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia (3), Idaho, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aberdeen.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aberdeen:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aberdeen ...
Looking for more information about Aberdeen? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Aberdeen, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aberdeen.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aberdeen. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecountyms.org
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Feb 2019