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D'Iberville, Mississippi

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to D'Iberville.

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Around D'Iberville ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Gulfport. It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the west of D'Iberville. Gulfport has a population of 72,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Biloxi. It lies just southwest of D'Iberville and has a population of 46,000 people.

For comparison, D'Iberville has a population of 11,500 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from D'Iberville and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Prichard (AL)   [Map]   22,185   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Semmes (AL)   [Map]   4,155   NE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Bay Saint Louis   [Map]   12,667   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Diamondhead   [Map]   ---   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Gautier   [Map]   18,471   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Long Beach   [Map]   15,677   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lucedale   [Map]   3,043   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Moss Point   [Map]   13,570   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
Ocean Springs   [Map]   17,652   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pascagoula   [Map]   21,981   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Pass Christian   [Map]   5,701   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Picayune   [Map]   10,625   W   46 miles [74 km]
Poplarville   [Map]   2,977   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Waveland   [Map]   6,428   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Wiggins   [Map]   4,545   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Coalville   [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fountainebleau   [Map]     E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gulf Hills   [Map]     SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Gulf Park Estates   [Map]     SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hickory Hills   [Map]     E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Latimer   [Map]     N   5 miles [8 km]
Lyman   [Map]     W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Martin Bluff   [Map]     E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mississippi City   [Map]     SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
North Gulfport   [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Saint Martin   [Map]     SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Saucier   [Map]     NW   18 miles [29 km]
Vancleave   [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wool Market   [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Wortham   [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

For more communities neighboring D'Iberville, please visit our County-by-County Page for D'Iberville.

Harrison County ...

D'Iberville is primarily located in Harrison County. A portion of D'Iberville extends into Jackson County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Harrison County: Hancock, Jackson & Stone.

Curious and Interesting Names Near D'Iberville ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Cedar Lake   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the West of D'Iberville   [Map]
Coalville   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the West   [Map]
Edgewater Park   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Gulf Hills   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Heartease (Historic)   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Ocean Springs   -   6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Pops Ferry   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Wool Market   -   5 miles [8 km] to the West   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for D'Iberville ...

Looking for more information about D'Iberville? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for D'Iberville, 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 D'Iberville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for D'Iberville.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around D'Iberville. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability 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 D'Iberville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Mississippi

    Mississippi Tourism
    Parks for Mississippi

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Mississippi Statewide Tourism
    D'Iberville Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for D'Iberville

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Mississippi

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Mississippi

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Mississippi

Airports Near D'Iberville ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to D'Iberville.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl. (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]   GPT   WSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Trent Lott Intl. (ICAO: KPQL)   [Map]   PQL   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Dean Griffin Meml.   [Map]   M24   NNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Stennis Intl.(ICAO: KHSA)   [Map]   HSA   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
St. Elmo Airport   [Map]   2R5   E   37 miles [59.5 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to D'Iberville.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from D'Iberville. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
New Orleans Intl. (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]   MSY   WSW   87 miles [140 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNE   248 miles [399.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl. (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]   GPT   WSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mobile Rgnl. (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]   MOB   ENE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Mobile Downtown Airport(ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]   BFM   ENE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Hattiesburg Muni. (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]   HBG   NNW   59 miles [95 km]
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl. (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]   PIB   NNW   74 miles [119.1 km]
New Orleans Intl.    [Map]   ---   WSW   87 miles [140 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Trent Lott Intl. (ICAO: KPQL)   [Map]   PQL   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Dean Griffin Meml.   [Map]   M24   NNW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Stennis Intl.(ICAO: KHSA)   [Map]   HSA   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
St. Elmo Airport   [Map]   2R5   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Poplarville Airport   [Map]   M13   WNW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Picayune Muni.   [Map]   MJD   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Dauphin Island Airport   [Map]   4R9   ESE   47 miles [75.6 km]
I. H. Bass Jr. Meml.   [Map]   4R1   NW   51 miles [82.1 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

New Orleans Intl.   (MSY/KMSY)   [Map]
        Website for Louis Armstrong - New Orleans International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Stennis Intl.   (ICAO: KHSA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Slidell Airport   (ICAO: KASD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Gulfport - Biloxi Intl.   (GPT/KGPT)   [Map]
        Website for Gulfport - Biloxi International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Mobile Rgnl.   (MOB/KMOB)   [Map]
        Website for Mobile Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Mobile Downtown Airport   (ICAO: KBFM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Hattiesburg Muni.   (HBG/KHBG)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Hattiesburg - Laurel Rgnl.   (PIB/KPIB)   [Map]
        Website for Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Trent Lott Intl.   (ICAO: KPQL)   [Map]
        Website for Trent Lott International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Harrison County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for D'Iberville:

The official website for Harrison County:

The official website for State of Mississippi:

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from D'Iberville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- D'Iberville) 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 D'Iberville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from D'Iberville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in D'Iberville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4543, Longitude: -88.8985     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for D'Iberville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to D'Iberville), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for D'Iberville.