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Welcome to Centreville ...
The location of Centreville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Centreville has a population of 1,431 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Centreville.
Centreville is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Centreville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Centreville: (601) and (769)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Centreville had an population of 1,431 people. This is a decrease of 15.02% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.82% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Centreville had a population of 1,684 people (or 17.05% of the total population of Wilkinson 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 (with a count of 1,680 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Centreville.
Communities Also Named Centreville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Centreville: This one is located in Wilkinson County and the other is located in Amite County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 47 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.
Communities near Centreville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Centreville.
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 Centreville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Centreville.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Centreville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Centreville. See our Newspapers 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.
Adding Centreville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Centreville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Centreville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Centreville on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Mississippi (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Centreville on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Aug 2022