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Welcome to Cardsville ...

Cardsville is located in Itawamba County<1>.

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

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

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

Cardsville is within the (662) area code.

Adding Cardsville 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 Cardsville 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 Cardsville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Cardsville on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cardsville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Cardsville ...

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

  • Tupelo [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tupelo
    • Tupelo [Lee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Cardsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,312 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tupelo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tupelo<5>
  • Amory [Monroe County]
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    • Amory [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Cardsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,794 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amory have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amory
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amory<5>
  • Fulton [Itawamba County]
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    • Fulton [Itawamba County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Cardsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,980 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fulton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fulton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fulton<5>
  • Verona [Lee County]
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    • Verona [Lee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Cardsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,232 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Verona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Verona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Verona<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nettleton [Lee County]
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      • Nettleton [Lee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Cardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,919 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nettleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nettleton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nettleton<5>
    • Shannon [Lee County]
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      • Shannon [Lee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Cardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,763 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shannon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shannon<5>
    • Plantersville [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plantersville
      • Plantersville [Lee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Cardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,137 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plantersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plantersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plantersville<5>
    • Mantachie [Itawamba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mantachie
      • Mantachie [Itawamba County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Cardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,111 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mantachie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mantachie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mantachie<5>
    • Smithville [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithville
      • Smithville [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Cardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 737 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithville<5>
    • Tremont [Itawamba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tremont
      • Tremont [Itawamba County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Cardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 463 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tremont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tremont<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cardsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Itawamba County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Itawamba County: www.co.itawamba.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 Itawamba, 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 Cardsville - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cardsville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cardsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1557, Longitude: -88.4025       In this case, the coordinates for Cardsville 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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