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Welcome to Catfish Point Landing ...

Catfish Point Landing is located in Bolivar County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Catfish Point Landing: Catfish Pt. Lndg. (or less commonly used: Catfish Pt. Lndng.)

Catfish Point Landing is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Catfish Point Landing is located in the (662) area code.

Communities near Catfish Point Landing ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Catfish Point Landing.

  • McGehee [Desha County]
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    • McGehee [Desha County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Catfish Point Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,683 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGehee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McGehee<5>
  • Dermott [Chicot County]
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    • Dermott [Chicot County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Catfish Point Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,483 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dermott<5>
  • Rosedale [Bolivar County]
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    • Rosedale [Bolivar County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Catfish Point Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,588 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosedale<5>
  • Metcalfe [Washington County]
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    • Metcalfe [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Catfish Point Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 965 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Metcalfe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Benoit [Bolivar County]
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      • Benoit [Bolivar County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Catfish Point Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 423 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benoit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benoit<5>
    • Beulah [Bolivar County]
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      • Beulah [Bolivar County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Catfish Point Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 325 people
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    • Arkansas City [Desha County]
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      • Arkansas City [Desha County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Catfish Point Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 315 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arkansas City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pace [Bolivar County]
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      • Pace [Bolivar County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Catfish Point Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 240 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Tillar [Drew County]
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      • Tillar [Drew County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Catfish Point Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 212 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tillar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Watson [Desha County]
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      • Watson [Desha County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Catfish Point Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 180 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Watson<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 Catfish Point Landing. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Catfish Point Landing.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Catfish Point Landing ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bolivar County: www.co.bolivar.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 Bolivar, 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 Catfish Point Landing - 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- Catfish Point Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Catfish Point Landing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7023, Longitude: -91.1634       In this case, the coordinates for Catfish Point Landing 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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