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Welcome to Carters ...

Carters is located in Kemper County<1>.

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

Carters is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Carters ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Carters - they are located in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Virginia.

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

Communities near Carters ...

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

  • De Kalb [Kemper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Kalb
    • De Kalb [Kemper County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Carters
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,007 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Kalb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Kalb
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Kalb<5>
  • Scooba [Kemper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scooba
    • Scooba [Kemper County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Carters
    • Estimated population in 2019: 686 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scooba have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scooba
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scooba<5>
  • Shuqualak [Noxubee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shuqualak
    • Shuqualak [Noxubee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Carters
    • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shuqualak have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shuqualak
  • Geiger [Sumter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geiger
    • Geiger [Sumter County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Carters
    • Estimated population in 2019: 151 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geiger
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Emelle [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emelle
      • Emelle [Sumter County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Carters
      • Estimated population in 2019: 48 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emelle
    • Electric Mills [Kemper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Electric Mills
      • Electric Mills [Kemper County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Carters
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Electric Mills
    • Daleville [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daleville
      • Daleville [Lauderdale County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Carters
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daleville
    • Sledge [Sumter County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sledge
      • Sledge [Sumter County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Carters
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sledge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lynville [Kemper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynville
      • Lynville [Kemper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Carters
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynville
    • Bethel [Sumter County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel
      • Bethel [Sumter County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Carters
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carters ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Kemper, 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 Carters - 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- Carters) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carters. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7610, Longitude: -88.5620       In this case, the coordinates for Carters 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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