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Welcome to Crawford ...
The location of Crawford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Crawford has a population of 650 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Crawford.
Crawford is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Crawford lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Crawford: (662)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Crawford had an population of 650 people. This is an increase of 1.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.76% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Crawford had a population of 641 people. This makes Crawford the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Crawford represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 193rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 641 people, the population of Crawford decreased 2.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 655 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Crawford.
Adding Crawford 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 Crawford 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 Crawford 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 Crawford on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Crawford ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Crawford - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), Maine, Michigan (3), Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Crawford.
Communities near Crawford ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Crawford.
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 Crawford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crawford.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crawford. 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 Crawford.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crawford. See our Newspapers Page for Crawford.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crawford ...
Looking for more information about Crawford? 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 Crawford, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Crawford.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Crawford. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 02 Mar 2021