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Welcome to Browns Ferry ...

Browns Ferry is located in Tate County<1>.

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

Browns Ferry is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Browns Ferry is within the boundaries of the (662) area code.

Communities Also Named Browns Ferry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Browns Ferry - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Georgia (2), South Carolina (3) and Tennessee (2).

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

Communities near Browns Ferry ...

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

  • Senatobia [Tate County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Senatobia
    • Senatobia [Tate County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Browns Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,610 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senatobia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Senatobia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Senatobia<5>
  • Sardis [Panola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis
    • Sardis [Panola County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Browns Ferry
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sardis<5>
  • Coldwater [Tate County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coldwater
    • Coldwater [Tate County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Browns Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,533 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coldwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coldwater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coldwater<5>
  • Como [Panola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Como
    • Como [Panola County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Browns Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,188 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Como
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Como<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tunica [Tunica County]
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      • Tunica [Tunica County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Browns Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 864 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tunica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunica<5>
    • Crenshaw [Panola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crenshaw
      • Crenshaw [Panola County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Browns Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 845 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crenshaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crenshaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crenshaw<5>
    • Sledge [Quitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sledge
      • Sledge [Quitman County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Browns Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 476 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sledge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sledge
    • Lula [Coahoma County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lula
      • Lula [Coahoma County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Browns Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 249 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lula
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lula<5>
    • Falcon [Quitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falcon
      • Falcon [Quitman County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Browns Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 143 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falcon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falcon
    • Longtown [Panola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longtown
      • Longtown [Panola County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Browns Ferry
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longtown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Browns Ferry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Tate County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Browns Ferry. 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 Tate, 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 Browns Ferry - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Browns Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Browns Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5712, Longitude: -90.2112       In this case, the coordinates for Browns Ferry 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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