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Bluff Springs, Mississippi
(Panola County)

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Welcome to Bluff Springs ...

Bluff Springs is located in Panola County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Bluff Springs: Bluff Spgs. (or less commonly used: Bluff Spngs. or Bluff Sprngs.)

Bluff Springs is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Bluff Springs is within the (662) area code.

Communities Also Named Bluff Springs ...

While we believe that this Bluff Springs is located in Panola County, we know of another 2 Mississippi communities named Bluff Springs. Those communities are located in the following counties: Attala and Kemper County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 11 communities that are also named Bluff Springs - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Tennessee and Texas (3).

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

Communities near Bluff Springs ...

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

  • Oxford [Lafayette County]
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    • Oxford [Lafayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Bluff Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,122 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<5>
  • Batesville [Panola County]
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    • Batesville [Panola County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Bluff Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,218 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Batesville<5>
  • Water Valley [Yalobusha County]
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    • Water Valley [Yalobusha County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Bluff Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,255 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Water Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Water Valley<5>
  • Sardis [Panola County]
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    • Sardis [Panola County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Bluff Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,581 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sardis<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Como [Panola County]
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      • Como [Panola County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Bluff Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,188 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Como<5>
    • Courtland [Panola County]
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      • Courtland [Panola County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Bluff Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 511 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Courtland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Taylor [Lafayette County]
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      • Taylor [Lafayette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Bluff Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 444 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylor<5>
    • Pope [Panola County]
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      • Pope [Panola County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Bluff Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 248 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pope
    • Alesville [Lafayette County]
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      • Alesville [Lafayette County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Bluff Springs
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    • New Town [Tate County]
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      • New Town [Tate County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Bluff Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Town

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bluff Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Panola County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bluff Springs. 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 Bluff Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Bluff Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bluff Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3459, Longitude: -89.8087       In this case, the coordinates for Bluff Springs 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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