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Welcome to Berwick ...

Berwick is located in Amite County<1>.

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

Berwick is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Berwick: (601) & (769)<4>

Adding Berwick 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 Berwick 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 Berwick elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Berwick ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Berwick - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maine, Missouri, New Brunswick, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Berwick ...

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

  • Clinton [East Feliciana Parish]
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    • Clinton [East Feliciana Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Berwick
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,502 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<6>
  • Centreville [Amite County]
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    • Centreville [Amite County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Berwick
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,424 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centreville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centreville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centreville<6>
  • Gloster [Amite County]
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    • Gloster [Amite County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Berwick
    • Estimated population in 2019: 869 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gloster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gloster<6>
  • Liberty [Amite County]
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    • Liberty [Amite County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Berwick
    • Estimated population in 2019: 667 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wilson [East Feliciana Parish]
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      • Wilson [East Feliciana Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Berwick
      • Estimated population in 2019: 567 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilson<6>
    • Norwood [East Feliciana Parish]
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      • Norwood [East Feliciana Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Berwick
      • Estimated population in 2019: 291 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwood<6>
    • Crosby [Amite County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crosby
      • Crosby [Amite County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Berwick
      • Estimated population in 2019: 276 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crosby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crosby<6>
    • Woodland [East Feliciana Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland
      • Woodland [East Feliciana Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Berwick
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland
    • Coleman Town [Saint Helena Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coleman Town
      • Coleman Town [Saint Helena Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Berwick
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coleman Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coleman Town
    • Brookside [Amite County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookside
      • Brookside [Amite County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Berwick
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookside

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Berwick ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Amite County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Berwick. 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 Amite, 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 Berwick - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Berwick) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Berwick. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1099, Longitude: -90.9295       In this case, the coordinates for Berwick have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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