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Welcome to Banner ...

Banner is located in Calhoun County<1>.

Banner is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Banner is within the (662) area code.

The ZIP code for Banner: 38913<3>

Communities Also Named Banner ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Banner - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Banner ...

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

  • Water Valley [Yalobusha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Water Valley
    • Water Valley [Yalobusha County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Banner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,221 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Water Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Water Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Water Valley<6>
  • Bruce [Calhoun County]
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    • Bruce [Calhoun County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Banner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,798 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bruce have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bruce
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bruce<6>
  • Calhoun City [Calhoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhoun City
    • Calhoun City [Calhoun County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Banner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,649 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calhoun City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calhoun City<6>
  • Vardaman [Calhoun County]
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    • Vardaman [Calhoun County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Banner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,259 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vardaman have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vardaman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vardaman<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Derma [Calhoun County]
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      • Derma [Calhoun County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Banner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 961 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Derma have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derma
    • Coffeeville [Yalobusha County]
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      • Coffeeville [Yalobusha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Banner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 811 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coffeeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coffeeville<6>
    • Thaxton [Pontotoc County]
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      • Thaxton [Pontotoc County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Banner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 695 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thaxton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thaxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thaxton<6>
    • Taylor [Lafayette County]
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      • Taylor [Lafayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Banner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylor<6>
    • Toccopola [Pontotoc County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toccopola
      • Toccopola [Pontotoc County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Banner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toccopola have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toccopola
    • Pittsboro [Calhoun County]
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      • Pittsboro [Calhoun County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Banner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 188 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsboro

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Banner ...

Looking for more information about Banner? 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 Banner, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Banner.

Adding Banner to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Banner in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Banner was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Banner on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Banner on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Banner

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Banner. 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 Calhoun, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Banner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Banner). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Banner or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Banner) 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 Banner. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BannerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Banner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0888, Longitude: -89.3846    
<5>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.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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