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(Noxubee County)

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Welcome to Center Point ...

So far, we have found very little information about Center Point. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Center Point to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Center Point, please Contact Us.


Center Point would have been located within present day Noxubee County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Center Point: Center Pt.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Center Point is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Center Point was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Center Point would have been located in the (662) area code.

Communities near Center Point ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Center Point and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Aliceville (AL)   [Map]   2,335   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Geiger (AL)   [Map]   154   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
McMullen (AL)   [Map]   9   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Memphis (AL)   [Map]   28   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pickensville (AL)   [Map]   580   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brooksville   [Map]   1,138   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Center Point ...

While we believe that this Center Point is located in Noxubee County, we know of another 3 Mississippi communities named Center Point. Those communities are located in the following counties: Attala, Lincoln and Tallahatchie County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 42 communities that are also named Center Point - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (5), Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri (3), New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee (7), Texas (11) and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Center Point. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Center Point. 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 Center Point.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Center Point:

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Center Point, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Center Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Center Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Center Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0904, Longitude: -88.4403     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Center Point 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 Center Point.

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