A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Chapel Hill, Mississippi
Welcome to Chapel Hill ...
The location of Chapel Hill has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Chapel Hill is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Chapel Hill lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Chapel Hill: (601) and (769)<4>
Adding Chapel Hill to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Chapel Hill in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Chapel Hill elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Chapel Hill on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Chapel Hill ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Chapel Hill: This one is located in Hinds County and the other is located in Attala County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 39 communities that are also named Chapel Hill - they are located in Alabama (6), Arkansas (2), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (4), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (3), Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Texas (2), Utah and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Chapel Hill.
Communities near Chapel Hill ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chapel Hill.
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 Chapel Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chapel Hill.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Chapel Hill. 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 Chapel Hill.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chapel Hill. See our Newspapers Page for Chapel Hill.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chapel Hill ...
Looking for more information about Chapel Hill? 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 Chapel Hill, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Chapel Hill.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chapel Hill. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Hinds County: www.co.hinds.ms.us/
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 25 Feb 2021