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Welcome to Askew ...

Askew is located in Panola County<1>.

The location of Askew has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Askew is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Askew: (662)

Communities Also Named Askew ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Askew - they are located in Arkansas, Florida and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Askew.

Communities near Askew ...

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

  • Senatobia [Tate County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senatobia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Senatobia
    • Senatobia [Tate County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Askew
    • Estimated population for 2018: 8,010 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Senatobia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Senatobia
  • Sardis [Panola County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis
    • Sardis [Panola County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Askew
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,591 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sardis
  • Coldwater [Tate County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coldwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coldwater
    • Coldwater [Tate County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Askew
    • 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Como
    • Como [Panola County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Askew
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Como
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Como
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tunica [Tunica County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tunica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunica
      • Tunica [Tunica County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Askew
      • Estimated population for 2018: 916 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunica
    • Sledge [Quitman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sledge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sledge
      • Sledge [Quitman County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Askew
      • Estimated population for 2018: 492 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sledge
    • Lula [Coahoma County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lula have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lula
      • Lula [Coahoma County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Askew
      • Estimated population for 2018: 254 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lula
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lula
    • Falcon [Quitman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falcon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falcon
      • Falcon [Quitman County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Askew
      • Estimated population for 2018: 146 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falcon
    • Longtown [Panola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longtown
      • Longtown [Panola County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Askew
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longtown
    • Clayton [Tunica County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Tunica County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Askew
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Askew ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Panola County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Panola, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Askew - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Askew) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Askew. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5371, Longitude: -90.1934       In this case, the coordinates for Askew have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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