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Welcome to Crawford ...

The town of Crawford is located in Lowndes County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Crawford has a population of 650 people<1> (see below for details).

Crawford is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Crawford: (662)

Population Details ...

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 (that had a count of 655 people).

Taken from the 2016 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).

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

Communities near Crawford ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Crawford and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Memphis (AL)   [Map]   28   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Pickensville (AL)   [Map]   574   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Artesia   [Map]   429   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bent Oak   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Brooksville   [Map]   1,169   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Clayton Village   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

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.

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 Crawford. 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 Crawford. 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 Crawford.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Crawford, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Crawford.

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) Crawford. 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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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Crawford.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crawford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Crawford. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crawford) 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 Crawford. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crawford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crawford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3023, Longitude: -88.6251     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Crawford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Crawford.