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Welcome to Conehatta ...

Conehatta is located in Newton County<1>.

Conehatta is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Conehatta: (601) and (769)<3>

The ZIP code for Conehatta: 39057<4>

Adding Conehatta 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 Conehatta 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 Conehatta 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 Conehatta on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Conehatta ...

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

  • Forest [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest
    • Forest [Scott County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Conehatta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,536 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest<7>
  • Newton [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
    • Newton [Newton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Conehatta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,155 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<7>
  • Union [Neshoba County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
    • Union [Neshoba County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Conehatta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,897 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union<7>
  • Decatur [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
    • Decatur [Newton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Conehatta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,705 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Decatur have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Walnut Grove [Leake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Grove
      • Walnut Grove [Leake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Conehatta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,673 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut Grove<7>
    • Hickory [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory
      • Hickory [Newton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Conehatta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 529 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory
    • Lake [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake
      • Lake [Newton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Conehatta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 324 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake<7>
    • Sebastopol [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sebastopol
      • Sebastopol [Scott County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Conehatta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 276 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sebastopol have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sebastopol
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sebastopol<7>
    • Lucern [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lucern
      • Lucern [Newton County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Conehatta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lucern
    • Pine Bluff [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Bluff
      • Pine Bluff [Newton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Conehatta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Bluff

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Conehatta ...

Looking for more information about Conehatta? 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 Conehatta, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Conehatta.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Newton County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Conehatta. 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 Newton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Conehatta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Conehatta). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Conehatta or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Conehatta) 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 Conehatta. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Conehatta

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Conehatta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4509, Longitude: -89.2835    
<6>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.
<7>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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