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Welcome to Aldens ...

Aldens is located in DeSoto County<1>.

Aldens is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Aldens lies within the (662) area code.

Communities near Aldens ...

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

  • Memphis [Shelby County]
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    • Memphis [Shelby County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Aldens
    • Estimated population for 2018: 650,618 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Memphis
  • Southaven [DeSoto County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southaven have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southaven
    • Southaven [DeSoto County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Aldens
    • Estimated population for 2018: 54,944 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southaven
  • Germantown [Shelby County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Germantown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Germantown
    • Germantown [Shelby County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Aldens
    • Estimated population for 2018: 39,099 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Germantown
  • Olive Branch [DeSoto County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olive Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olive Branch
    • Olive Branch [DeSoto County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Aldens
    • Estimated population for 2018: 38,149 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olive Branch
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Memphis [Crittenden County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Memphis
      • West Memphis [Crittenden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Aldens
      • Estimated population for 2018: 24,636 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Memphis
    • Hernando [DeSoto County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hernando have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hernando
      • Hernando [DeSoto County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Aldens
      • Estimated population for 2018: 16,317 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hernando
    • Coldwater [Tate County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coldwater have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coldwater
      • Coldwater [Tate County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Aldens
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,565 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coldwater
    • Walls [DeSoto County]
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      • Walls [DeSoto County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Aldens
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,463 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walls
    • Hunt Village [Shelby County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunt Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunt Village
      • Hunt Village [Shelby County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Aldens
      • Estimated population for 2014: 1,234 people
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    • Byhalia [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byhalia have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byhalia
      • Byhalia [Marshall County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Aldens
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,207 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byhalia

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aldens ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About DeSoto County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeSoto County: www.desotoms.com/

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 DeSoto, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aldens - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Aldens) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aldens. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aldens

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aldens. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9336, Longitude: -90.0247    
<4>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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