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Welcome to Cornersville ...

Cornersville is primarily located in Marshall County<1>. A portion of Cornersville extends into Union County.

Cornersville is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Cornersville: (662)

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

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

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

Communities Also Named Cornersville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Cornersville - they are located in Maryland, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Cornersville ...

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

  • Oxford [Lafayette County]
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    • Oxford [Lafayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Cornersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,122 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<5>
  • New Albany [Union County]
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    • New Albany [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Cornersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,753 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Albany have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Albany<5>
  • Holly Springs [Marshall County]
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    • Holly Springs [Marshall County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Cornersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,798 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Springs<5>
  • Ecru [Pontotoc County]
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    • Ecru [Pontotoc County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Cornersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,037 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ecru
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ecru<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blue Mountain [Tippah County]
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      • Blue Mountain [Tippah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Cornersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 948 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Mountain
    • Thaxton [Pontotoc County]
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      • Thaxton [Pontotoc County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Cornersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 686 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thaxton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thaxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thaxton<5>
    • Hickory Flat [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Flat
      • Hickory Flat [Benton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Cornersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 550 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory Flat have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Flat
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hickory Flat<5>
    • Myrtle [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myrtle
      • Myrtle [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Cornersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 498 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Myrtle have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myrtle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myrtle<5>
    • Potts Camp [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Potts Camp
      • Potts Camp [Marshall County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Cornersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 467 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Potts Camp have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Potts Camp
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Potts Camp<5>
    • Abbeville [Lafayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbeville
      • Abbeville [Lafayette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Cornersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 423 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Abbeville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cornersville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Mississippi

About Marshall County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cornersville. 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 Marshall, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cornersville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cornersville) 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 Cornersville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cornersville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cornersville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5415, Longitude: -89.2501    
<4>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.
<5>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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