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The location of Centreville

Welcome to Centreville ...

The town of Centreville is primarily located in Amite County. A portion of Centreville extends into Wilkinson County.

The location of Centreville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Centreville has a population of 1,471 people<2> (see below for details).

Centreville is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Centreville: (601) & (769)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Centreville had a population of 1,684 people (or 12.82% of the total population of Amite County). This makes Centreville the county's most populous community.

The population of Centreville represents 0.06% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 124th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,684 people, the population of Centreville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,680 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Centreville had an population of 1,471 people. This is a decrease of 12.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.44% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Centreville.

Communities near Centreville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Jackson   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Centreville

Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)

Clinton   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Centreville

Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)

Woodville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Centreville

Located in Wilkinson County

Gloster   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Centreville

Liberty   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Centreville

Wilson   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Centreville

Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)

Norwood   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Centreville

Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)

Crosby   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Centreville

Woodland   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Centreville

Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)

Rosetta   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Centreville

Located in Wilkinson County

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

Communities Also Named Centreville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 46 communities that are also named Centreville - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New Hampshire, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia (6), Ohio, Ontario (6), Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia (3) and Washington.

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

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 Centreville. 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 Centreville. 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 Centreville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Centreville ...

Looking for more information about Centreville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Centreville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Centreville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Amite County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Centreville.

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

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<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).

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<5>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 from Point A (ie- Centreville) 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 Centreville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Centreville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Centreville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0870, Longitude: -91.0654     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Centreville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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