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Welcome to Belmont ...

The town of Belmont is located in Tishomingo County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Belmont has a population of 2,032 people<1> (see below for details).

Belmont is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Belmont: (662)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Belmont had a population of 2,021 people (which is 10.31% of the total population of Tishomingo County). This makes Belmont the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Belmont represents 0.07% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 105th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,021 people, the population of Belmont increased 3.06% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 1,961 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Belmont had an population of 2,032 people. This is an increase of 0.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.62% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Belmont ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Burntout (AL)   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Denton (AL) - Historic   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Good Springs (AL) - Historic   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Red Bay (AL)   [Map]   3,119   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Vina (AL)   [Map]   356   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Marietta   [Map]   255   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Belmont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Belmont: This one is located in Tishomingo County and the other is located in Wayne County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 88 communities that are also named Belmont - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (4), Idaho, Illinois (3), Indiana (3), Kansas (6), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (3), Maine, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska (2), Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (6), Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (4), Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (3), Tennessee (6), Texas, Vermont, Virginia (8), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Belmont. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Belmont. 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 Belmont.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Belmont:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belmont ...

Looking for more information about Belmont? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Belmont, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Belmont.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Belmont. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Belmont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Belmont. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Belmont) 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 Belmont. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Belmont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belmont. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5047, Longitude: -88.2080     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Belmont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Belmont.