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Welcome to Coldwater ...

The town of Coldwater is located in Tate County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Coldwater has a population of 1,533 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Coldwater.

Coldwater is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Coldwater: (662)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Coldwater had an population of 1,533 people. This is a decrease of 8.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.42% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Coldwater had a population of 1,677 people (or 5.81% of the total population of Tate County). This makes Coldwater the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Coldwater represents 0.06% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 125th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,677 people, the population of Coldwater has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,674 people).

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

Adding Coldwater 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 Coldwater 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 Coldwater elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Coldwater on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Coldwater on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Coldwater ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Coldwater: This one is located in Tate County and the other is located in Neshoba County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 24 communities that are also named Coldwater - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Coldwater ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Coldwater.

  • Southaven [DeSoto County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southaven
    • Southaven [DeSoto County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Coldwater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 55,780 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southaven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southaven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southaven<6>
  • Horn Lake [DeSoto County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horn Lake
    • Horn Lake [DeSoto County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Coldwater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,272 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horn Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horn Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horn Lake<6>
  • Hernando [DeSoto County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hernando
    • Hernando [DeSoto County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Coldwater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hernando have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hernando
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hernando<6>
  • Senatobia [Tate County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Senatobia
    • Senatobia [Tate County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Coldwater
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,610 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senatobia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Senatobia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Senatobia<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sardis [Panola County]
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      • Sardis [Panola County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Coldwater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,581 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sardis<6>
    • Como [Panola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Como
      • Como [Panola County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Coldwater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,188 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Como
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Como<6>
    • Crenshaw [Panola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crenshaw
      • Crenshaw [Panola County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Coldwater
      • Estimated population in 2019: 845 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crenshaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crenshaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crenshaw<6>
    • Memphis [DeSoto County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Memphis
      • Memphis [DeSoto County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Coldwater
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis
    • Antioch [Tate County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Antioch
      • Antioch [Tate County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Coldwater
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Antioch
    • New Town [Tate County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Town
      • New Town [Tate County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Coldwater
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Town

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 Coldwater. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Coldwater.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Coldwater. 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 Coldwater.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Coldwater. See our Newspapers Page for Coldwater.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coldwater ...

Looking for more information about Coldwater? 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 Coldwater, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Coldwater.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Tate, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Coldwater.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Coldwater - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Coldwater) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Coldwater. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Coldwater

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coldwater. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6902, Longitude: -89.9758       In this case, the coordinates for Coldwater have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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