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Welcome to Byram ...

The city of Byram is located in Hinds County<1>.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Byram had a population of 11,489 people.<2> (see below for details).

Byram is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Byram: (601) & (769)<4>

Communities Also Named Byram ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Byram - they are located in Connecticut and New Jersey.

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

Communities near Byram ...

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

  • Jackson [Hinds County]
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    • Jackson [Hinds County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Byram
    • Estimated population in 2019: 160,628 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<6>
  • Pearl [Rankin County]
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    • Pearl [Rankin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Byram
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,510 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearl 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 Pearl<6>
  • Clinton [Hinds County]
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    • Clinton [Hinds County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Byram
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,440 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton 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 Clinton<6>
  • Brandon [Rankin County]
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    • Brandon [Rankin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Byram
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,289 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brandon<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ridgeland [Madison County]
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      • Ridgeland [Madison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Byram
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,104 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeland<6>
    • Flowood [Rankin County]
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      • Flowood [Rankin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Byram
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,380 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flowood 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 Flowood<6>
    • Richland [Rankin County]
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      • Richland [Rankin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Byram
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,241 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richland<6>
    • Crystal Springs [Copiah County]
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      • Crystal Springs [Copiah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Byram
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,715 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crystal Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal Springs<6>
    • Florence [Rankin County]
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      • Florence [Rankin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Byram
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,494 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florence 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 Florence<6>
    • Raymond [Hinds County]
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      • Raymond [Hinds County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Byram
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymond have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raymond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymond<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 Byram. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Byram.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Byram ...

Looking for more information about Byram? 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 Byram, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Byram.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Mississippi

About Hinds County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hinds County: www.co.hinds.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 Hinds, 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 Byram.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Byram - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Byram) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Byram. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Byram

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Byram. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1851, Longitude: -90.2572    
<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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