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Welcome to Delisle ...

Delisle is located in Harrison County<1>.

The location of Delisle has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Delisle is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Delisle: (228)

Adding Delisle 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 Delisle 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 Delisle 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 Delisle on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Delisle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Delisle - they are located in Ohio, Quebec and Saskatchewan.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Delisle.

Communities near Delisle ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Delisle.

  • Gulfport [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gulfport
    • Gulfport [Harrison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Delisle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 71,705 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulfport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulfport<5>
  • Long Beach [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Beach
    • Long Beach [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Delisle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<5>
  • Bay Saint Louis [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Saint Louis
    • Bay Saint Louis [Hancock County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Delisle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,034 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Saint Louis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Saint Louis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Saint Louis<5>
  • Diamondhead [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Diamondhead
    • Diamondhead [Hancock County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Delisle
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Diamondhead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Diamondhead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Diamondhead<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pass Christian [Harrison County]
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      • Pass Christian [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Delisle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,307 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pass Christian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pass Christian
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pass Christian<5>
    • Waveland [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waveland
      • Waveland [Hancock County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Delisle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,302 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waveland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waveland<5>
    • Shoreline Park [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoreline Park
      • Shoreline Park [Hancock County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Delisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shoreline Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoreline Park
    • Kiln [Hancock County]
    • North Gulfport [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Gulfport
      • North Gulfport [Harrison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Delisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Gulfport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Gulfport
    • Lyman [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyman
      • Lyman [Harrison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Delisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyman

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 Delisle. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Delisle.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Delisle. 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 Delisle.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Delisle. See our Newspapers Page for Delisle.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Delisle ...

Looking for more information about Delisle? 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 Delisle, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Delisle.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Harrison County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Delisle. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Harrison County: www.co.harrison.ms.us/

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Harrison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Delisle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Delisle) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delisle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3794, Longitude: -89.2645       In this case, the coordinates for Delisle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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