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Welcome to Black Hawk ...

Black Hawk is located in Carroll County<1>.

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

Black Hawk is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Black Hawk is located in the (662) area code.

Communities Also Named Black Hawk ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Black Hawk - they are located in California, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, Ontario, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Black Hawk ...

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

  • Greenwood [Leflore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwood
    • Greenwood [Leflore County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Black Hawk
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,561 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<5>
  • Winona [Montgomery County]
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    • Winona [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Black Hawk
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,964 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winona<5>
  • Durant [Holmes County]
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    • Durant [Holmes County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Black Hawk
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,262 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durant<5>
  • Tchula [Holmes County]
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    • Tchula [Holmes County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Black Hawk
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tchula
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lexington [Holmes County]
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      • Lexington [Holmes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Black Hawk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,453 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lexington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<5>
    • Vaiden [Carroll County]
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      • Vaiden [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Black Hawk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 957 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vaiden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vaiden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vaiden<5>
    • Sidon [Leflore County]
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      • Sidon [Leflore County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Black Hawk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sidon
    • North Carrollton [Carroll County]
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      • North Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Black Hawk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 429 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Carrollton
    • Cruger [Holmes County]
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      • Cruger [Holmes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Black Hawk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cruger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cruger
    • Morgan City [Leflore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morgan City
      • Morgan City [Leflore County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Black Hawk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morgan City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgan City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Black Hawk ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Carroll County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Black Hawk. 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 Carroll, 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 Black Hawk - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Black Hawk) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Black Hawk. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3262, Longitude: -90.0118       In this case, the coordinates for Black Hawk have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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