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Anguilla, Mississippi

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The location of Anguilla

Welcome to Anguilla ...

The town of Anguilla is located in Sharkey County.

The location of Anguilla has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Anguilla has a population of 654 people<2> (see below for details).

Anguilla is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Anguilla is within the boundaries of the (662) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Anguilla had a population of 726 people (or 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 (with a count of 907 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Anguilla had an population of 654 people. This is a decrease of 9.92% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 27.89% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Anguilla.

Communities near Anguilla ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Anguilla and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017
Byrne City   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cary   [Map]   277   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Delta City   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Forrest City - Historic   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hollandale   [Map]   2,443   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Louise   [Map]   178   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Anguilla.

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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anguilla. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Anguilla.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Sharkey County

About Mississippi

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:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anguilla.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anguilla - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 from Point A (ie- Anguilla) 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 Anguilla. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anguilla

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anguilla. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9719, Longitude: -90.8283     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Anguilla have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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