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Welcome to Alphaba ...

Alphaba is located in DeSoto County<1>.

Alphaba is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Alphaba: (662)

Communities near Alphaba ...

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

  • Southaven [DeSoto County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southaven have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southaven
    • Southaven [DeSoto County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Alphaba
    • Estimated population for 2018: 54,944 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southaven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southaven
  • Olive Branch [DeSoto County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olive Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olive Branch
    • Olive Branch [DeSoto County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Alphaba
    • Estimated population for 2018: 38,149 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olive Branch
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olive Branch
  • Horn Lake [DeSoto County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horn Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horn Lake
    • Horn Lake [DeSoto County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Alphaba
    • Estimated population for 2018: 27,127 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horn Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horn Lake
  • Hernando [DeSoto County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hernando have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hernando
    • Hernando [DeSoto County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Alphaba
    • Estimated population for 2018: 16,317 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hernando
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hernando
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Senatobia [Tate County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senatobia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Senatobia
      • Senatobia [Tate County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Alphaba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 8,010 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Senatobia
    • Coldwater [Tate County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coldwater have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coldwater
      • Coldwater [Tate County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Alphaba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,565 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coldwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coldwater
    • Como [Panola County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Como have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Como
      • Como [Panola County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Alphaba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,211 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Como
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Como
    • Byhalia [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byhalia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byhalia
      • Byhalia [Marshall County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Alphaba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,207 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byhalia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byhalia
    • Antioch [Tate County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Antioch
      • Antioch [Tate County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Alphaba
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Antioch
    • Ingrams Mill [DeSoto County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ingrams Mill
      • Ingrams Mill [DeSoto County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Alphaba
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ingrams Mill

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alphaba ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About DeSoto County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alphaba. 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 Alphaba - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alphaba) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alphaba. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7730, Longitude: -89.8739    






















 

 

 

 

 


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