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The location of Carson City

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Welcome to Carson City ...

Carson City is located in Greene County.

When the people of Carson City refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Carsonite<1>

Carson City is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Carson City: (601) and (769)<3>

Communities near Carson City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Carson City and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2016<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Fruitdale (AL)   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Vinegar Bend (AL)   [Map]   ---   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Yellow Pine (AL)   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Beaumont   [Map]   938   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Clara   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Leakesville   [Map]   921   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Carson City.

Communities Also Named Carson City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Carson City - they are located in Michigan and Nevada.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Carson City. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Carson City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Carson City.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Carson City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carson City ...

Looking for more information about Carson City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Carson City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Carson City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Carson City.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Carson City. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi: www.ms.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Carson City refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Carson City may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carson City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Carson City.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Carson City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Carson City) 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 Carson City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Carson City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carson City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3674, Longitude: -88.6639     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Carson City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Carson City.

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Carson City.