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Welcome to Boyle ...

The town of Boyle is located in Bolivar County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Boyle has a population of 596 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Boyle.

Boyle is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Boyle is located in the (662) area code.

The ZIP code for Boyle: 38730<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Boyle had an population of 596 people. This is a decrease of 8.31% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.22% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Boyle had a population of 650 people. This makes Boyle the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Boyle represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 190th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 650 people, the population of Boyle decreased 9.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 720 people).

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

Communities Also Named Boyle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Boyle - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California, Illinois, Kansas, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ontario and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Boyle ...

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

  • Indianola [Sunflower County]
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    • Indianola [Sunflower County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Boyle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,855 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indianola<6>
  • Ruleville [Sunflower County]
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    • Ruleville [Sunflower County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Boyle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,511 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ruleville<6>
  • Shelby [Bolivar County]
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    • Shelby [Bolivar County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Boyle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,910 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelby have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelby<6>
  • Shaw [Bolivar County]
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    • Shaw [Bolivar County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Boyle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,655 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shaw have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Drew [Sunflower County]
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      • Drew [Sunflower County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Boyle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,579 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drew<6>
    • Mound Bayou [Bolivar County]
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      • Mound Bayou [Bolivar County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Boyle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,341 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mound Bayou have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mound Bayou<6>
    • Sunflower [Sunflower County]
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      • Sunflower [Sunflower County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Boyle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 960 people
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    • Renova [Bolivar County]
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      • Renova [Bolivar County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Boyle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 761 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Renova have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Benoit [Bolivar County]
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      • Benoit [Bolivar County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Boyle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 419 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benoit have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benoit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benoit<6>
    • Merigold [Bolivar County]
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      • Merigold [Bolivar County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Boyle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 371 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merigold have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merigold
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Merigold<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boyle ...

Looking for more information about Boyle? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Boyle, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Boyle.

Adding Boyle to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Boyle in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Boyle was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Boyle on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).

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

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About Bolivar County

About Mississippi

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

The official website for Bolivar County: www.co.bolivar.ms.us/

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 Bolivar, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Boyle.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boyle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Boyle). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Boyle or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Boyle) 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 Boyle. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BoyleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boyle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7040, Longitude: -90.7239    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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