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Crystal Springs, Mississippi
Welcome to Crystal Springs ...
The location of Crystal Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Crystal Springs: Crystal Spgs. (or less commonly used: Crystal Spngs. or Crystal Sprngs.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Crystal Springs has a population of 4,715 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Crystal Springs.
Crystal Springs is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Crystal Springs lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Crystal Springs: (601) and (769)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Crystal Springs had an population of 4,715 people. This is a decrease of 6.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.72% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Crystal Springs had a population of 5,044 people (which is 17.13% of the total population of Copiah County). This makes Crystal Springs the county's most populous community.
The population of Crystal Springs represents 0.17% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,044 people, the population of Crystal Springs decreased 14.12% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,873 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Crystal Springs.
Adding Crystal Springs 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 Crystal Springs 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 Crystal Springs 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 Crystal Springs on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Crystal Springs ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Crystal Springs - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas (2), California, Florida, Georgia (3), Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, Nevada, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Crystal Springs.
Communities near Crystal Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Crystal Springs.
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 Crystal Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crystal Springs.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crystal Springs. 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 Crystal Springs.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crystal Springs. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Crystal Springs.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crystal Springs ...
Looking for more information about Crystal Springs? 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 Crystal Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Crystal Springs.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021