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Welcome to Cooks Landing ...

Cooks Landing is located in Tishomingo County.

A typical abbreviation for Cooks Landing: Cooks Lndg. (or less commonly used: Cooks Lndng.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Cooks Landing for more information about variations on the name of Cooks Landing.

Cooks Landing is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Cooks Landing: (662)

Communities near Cooks Landing ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cooks Landing and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cherokee (AL)   [Map]   1,009   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Burnsville   [Map]   930   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Corinth   [Map]   14,818   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Farmington   [Map]   2,189   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Iuka   [Map]   2,989   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lutts (TN)   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Cooks Landing.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cooks Landing. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cooks Landing. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cooks Landing.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Cooks Landing:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cooks Landing ...

Looking for more information about Cooks Landing? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Cooks Landing? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Cooks Landing, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Cooks Landing.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Cooks Landing. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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The Communities of Mississippi

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cooks Landing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Cooks Landing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cooks Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cooks Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9312, Longitude: -88.1667     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cooks Landing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cooks Landing.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Cooks Landing.