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Welcome to Buena Vista Lakes ...

Buena Vista Lakes is located in DeSoto County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Buena Vista Lakes: Buena Vista Lks.

Buena Vista Lakes is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Buena Vista Lakes is located in the (662) area code.

Communities near Buena Vista Lakes ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Buena Vista Lakes.

  • Southaven [DeSoto County]
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    • Southaven [DeSoto County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Buena Vista Lakes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 55,780 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southaven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southaven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southaven<5>
  • Olive Branch [DeSoto County]
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    • Olive Branch [DeSoto County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Buena Vista Lakes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,924 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olive Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olive Branch
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olive Branch<5>
  • Horn Lake [DeSoto County]
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    • Horn Lake [DeSoto County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Buena Vista Lakes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,272 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horn Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horn Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horn Lake<5>
  • Hernando [DeSoto County]
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    • Hernando [DeSoto County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Buena Vista Lakes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hernando have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hernando
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hernando<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Senatobia [Tate County]
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      • Senatobia [Tate County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Buena Vista Lakes
      • 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>
    • Coldwater [Tate County]
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      • Coldwater [Tate County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Buena Vista Lakes
      • 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>
    • Walls [DeSoto County]
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      • Walls [DeSoto County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Buena Vista Lakes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,420 people
      • Former name for Walls:
      • Alpika
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walls<5>
    • Como [Panola County]
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      • Como [Panola County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Buena Vista Lakes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,188 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Como
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Como<5>
    • Crenshaw [Panola County]
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      • Crenshaw [Panola County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Buena Vista Lakes
      • 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>
    • Memphis [DeSoto County]
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      • Memphis [DeSoto County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Buena Vista Lakes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buena Vista Lakes ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeSoto County: www.desotoms.com/

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 DeSoto, 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 Buena Vista Lakes - 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 from Point A (ie- Buena Vista Lakes) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Buena Vista Lakes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7348, Longitude: -90.0070       In this case, the coordinates for Buena Vista Lakes 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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