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Welcome to Coahoma ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Coahoma has a population of 320 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Coahoma.
Coahoma is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Coahoma lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Coahoma is within the boundaries of the (662) area code.
The ZIP code for Coahoma: 38617<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Coahoma had an population of 320 people. This is a decrease of 15.12% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.54% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Coahoma had a population of 377 people. This makes Coahoma the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Coahoma represents 0.01% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 237th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 377 people, the population of Coahoma increased 16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 325 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Coahoma.
Adding Coahoma 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 Coahoma 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 Coahoma elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Coahoma on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Coahoma on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Coahoma ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Coahoma - they are located in North Carolina and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Coahoma.
Communities near Coahoma ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Coahoma.
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 Coahoma. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Coahoma.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Coahoma. 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 Coahoma.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Coahoma. See our Newspapers Page for Coahoma.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coahoma ...
Looking for more information about Coahoma? 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 Coahoma, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Coahoma.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Coahoma. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 25 Feb 2021