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Welcome to Byhalia ...
The location of Byhalia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Byhalia has a population of 1,210 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Byhalia.
Byhalia is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Byhalia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Byhalia is located in the (662) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Byhalia had an population of 1,210 people. This is a decrease of 7.07% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 71.39% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Byhalia had a population of 1,302 people. This makes Byhalia the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Byhalia represents 0.04% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 140th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,302 people, the population of Byhalia increased 84.42% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 706 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Byhalia.
Adding Byhalia to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Byhalia in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Byhalia elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Byhalia on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Byhalia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Byhalia - it's located in Ohio.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Byhalia.
Communities near Byhalia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Byhalia.
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 Byhalia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Byhalia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Byhalia. 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 Byhalia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Byhalia. See our Newspapers Page for Byhalia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Byhalia ...
Looking for more information about Byhalia? 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 Byhalia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Byhalia.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 25 Feb 2021