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Welcome to Bruce ...
The location of Bruce has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bruce has a population of 1,820 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Bruce.
Bruce is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Bruce lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Bruce: (662)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bruce had an population of 1,820 people. This is a decrease of 6.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.21% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bruce had a population of 1,939 people (which is 12.96% of the total population of Calhoun County). This makes Bruce the county's most populous community.
The population of Bruce represents 0.07% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 109th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,939 people, the population of Bruce decreased 7.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,097 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bruce.
Communities Also Named Bruce ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 34 communities that are also named Bruce - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Montana, New Brunswick, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Virginia (3), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bruce.
Communities near Bruce ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bruce.
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 Bruce. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bruce.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bruce. 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 Bruce.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bruce. See our Newspapers Page for Bruce.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bruce ...
Looking for more information about Bruce? 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 Bruce, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bruce.
Adding Bruce to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bruce 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 Bruce was on a map titled Road Map for Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bruce on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022