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Welcome to Doddsville ...

The town of Doddsville is located in Sunflower County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Doddsville has a population of 88 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Doddsville.

Doddsville is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Doddsville lies within the (662) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Doddsville had an population of 88 people. This is a decrease of 10.2% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.52% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Doddsville had a population of 98 people. This makes Doddsville the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 98 people, the population of Doddsville decreased 9.26% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 108 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Doddsville.

Communities Also Named Doddsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Doddsville - they are located in Illinois and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Doddsville ...

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

  • Cleveland [Bolivar County]
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    • Cleveland [Bolivar County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Doddsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,073 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<6>
  • Indianola [Sunflower County]
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    • Indianola [Sunflower County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Doddsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,037 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indianola<6>
  • Ruleville [Sunflower County]
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    • Ruleville [Sunflower County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Doddsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,557 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ruleville<6>
  • Moorhead [Sunflower County]
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    • Moorhead [Sunflower County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Doddsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,063 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Itta Bena [Leflore County]
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      • Itta Bena [Leflore County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Doddsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,809 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Itta Bena
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Itta Bena<6>
    • Shaw [Bolivar County]
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      • Shaw [Bolivar County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Doddsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Drew [Sunflower County]
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      • Drew [Sunflower County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Doddsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,608 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drew
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drew<6>
    • Mound Bayou [Bolivar County]
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      • Mound Bayou [Bolivar County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Doddsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,370 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mound Bayou have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mound Bayou
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mound Bayou<6>
    • Sunflower [Sunflower County]
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      • Sunflower [Sunflower County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Doddsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 978 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunflower have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunflower
    • Renova [Bolivar County]
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      • Renova [Bolivar County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Doddsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 747 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Renova have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renova

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Doddsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Sunflower County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Sunflower, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Doddsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Doddsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Doddsville) 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 Doddsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Doddsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Doddsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6599, Longitude: -90.5214       In this case, the coordinates for Doddsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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