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De Kalb, Mississippi
Welcome to De Kalb ...
The location of De Kalb has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, De Kalb has a population of 1,007 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of De Kalb.
De Kalb is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: De Kalb lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
De Kalb is within the boundaries of the (601) area code.
The ZIP code for De Kalb: 39328<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, De Kalb had an population of 1,007 people. This is a decrease of 13.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.6% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, De Kalb had a population of 1,164 people (which is 11.13% of the total population of Kemper County). This makes De Kalb the county's most populous community.
The population of De Kalb represents 0.04% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 145th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,164 people, the population of De Kalb increased 19.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 972 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for De Kalb.
Adding De Kalb 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 De Kalb 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 De Kalb 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 De Kalb on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named De Kalb ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named De Kalb - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Texas and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for De Kalb.
Communities near De Kalb ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near De Kalb.
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 De Kalb. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for De Kalb.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of De Kalb. 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 De Kalb.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around De Kalb. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for De Kalb.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for De Kalb ...
Looking for more information about De Kalb? 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 De Kalb, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for De Kalb.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 02 Mar 2021