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Welcome to Alamucha ...

Alamucha is located in Lauderdale County<1>.

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

Alamucha is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Alamucha: (601) & (769)<4>

Adding Alamucha to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Alamucha in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Alamucha elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alamucha on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Alamucha ...

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

  • Meridian [Lauderdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meridian
    • Meridian [Lauderdale County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Alamucha
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,347 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meridian
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meridian<6>
  • York [Sumter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
    • York [Sumter County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Alamucha
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,239 people
    • Former names for York:
    • New York Station
    • York Station
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<6>
  • Marion [Lauderdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
    • Marion [Lauderdale County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Alamucha
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,495 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<6>
  • Lisman [Choctaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lisman
    • Lisman [Choctaw County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Alamucha
    • Estimated population in 2019: 493 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lisman
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cuba [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuba
      • Cuba [Sumter County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Alamucha
      • Estimated population in 2019: 290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuba
    • Smith [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smith
      • Smith [Lauderdale County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Alamucha
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith
    • Whynot [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whynot
      • Whynot [Lauderdale County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Alamucha
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whynot
    • Vimville [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vimville
      • Vimville [Lauderdale County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Alamucha
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vimville
    • Increase [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Increase
      • Increase [Lauderdale County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Alamucha
      • Increase has also been known as:
      • Causeyville
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    • Ward [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ward
      • Ward [Sumter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Alamucha
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ward have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ward

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 Alamucha. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alamucha.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alamucha. 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 Alamucha.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alamucha ...

Looking for more information about Alamucha? 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 Alamucha, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alamucha.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lauderdale County: www.lauderdalecounty.org/

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 Lauderdale, 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 Alamucha - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alamucha) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alamucha. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3588, Longitude: -88.4686       In this case, the coordinates for Alamucha have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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