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Welcome to Border Springs ...

So far, we have found very little information about Border Springs. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Border Springs to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Border Springs, please Contact Us.




Border Springs would have been located within present day Lowndes County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Border Springs is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Border Springs was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Border Springs would have been located in the (662) area code.

Communities near Border Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Border Springs and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Belk (AL)   [Map]   207   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Ethelsville (AL)   [Map]   73   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kennedy (AL)   [Map]   429   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Millport (AL)   [Map]   999   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sulligent (AL)   [Map]   1,849   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Vernon (AL)   [Map]   1,896   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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 Border Springs. 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 Border Springs. 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 Border Springs.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Border Springs no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
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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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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Lowndes County

About Mississippi

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The official website for State of Mississippi: www.ms.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Border Springs, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Border Springs - 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 that begins in Border Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Border Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Border Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6626, Longitude: -88.2684     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Border Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Border Springs.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Border Springs.