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Welcome to Cruger ...
The location of Cruger has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cruger has a population of 336 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Cruger.
Cruger is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Cruger lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Cruger: (662)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cruger had an population of 336 people. This is a decrease of 12.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 25.17% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cruger had a population of 386 people. This makes Cruger the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Cruger represents 0.01% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 236th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 386 people, the population of Cruger decreased 14.03% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 449 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cruger.
Adding Cruger 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 Cruger 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 Cruger 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 Cruger on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Cruger ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cruger - it's located in Illinois.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cruger.
Communities near Cruger ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cruger.
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 Cruger. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cruger.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cruger. 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 Cruger.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cruger. See our Newspapers Page for Cruger.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cruger ...
Looking for more information about Cruger? 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 Cruger, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Cruger.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cruger. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 02 Mar 2021