A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Algoma ...
The town of Algoma is located in Pontotoc County.
The location of Algoma has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Algoma has a population of 624 people<2> (see below for details).
Algoma is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Algoma lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Algoma is within the boundaries of the (662) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Algoma had a population of 590 people. This makes Algoma the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Algoma represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 196th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 590 people, the population of Algoma increased 16.14% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 508 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Algoma had an population of 624 people. This is an increase of 5.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.83% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Algoma.
Communities near Algoma ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Algoma and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Algoma.
Communities Also Named Algoma ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Algoma - they are located in California, Idaho (2), Ontario, Oregon, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Algoma.
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 Algoma:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Algoma ...
Looking for more information about Algoma? 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 Algoma, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Algoma.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Algoma. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019