A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Anguilla ...
The location of Anguilla has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Anguilla has a population of 625 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Anguilla.
Anguilla is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Anguilla lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Anguilla lies within the (662) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Anguilla had an population of 625 people. This is a decrease of 13.91% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 31.09% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Anguilla had a population of 726 people (which is 14.77% of the total population of Sharkey County). This makes Anguilla the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Anguilla represents 0.02% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 182nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 726 people, the population of Anguilla decreased 19.96% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 907 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Anguilla.
Adding Anguilla 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 Anguilla 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 Anguilla elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Anguilla on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Anguilla on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Anguilla ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Anguilla - it's located in Georgia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Anguilla.
Communities near Anguilla ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Anguilla.
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 Anguilla. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Anguilla.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anguilla. 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 Anguilla.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Anguilla. See our Newspapers Page for Anguilla.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anguilla ...
Looking for more information about Anguilla? 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 Anguilla, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Anguilla.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Anguilla. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 03 May 2021