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Welcome to Dowdville ...

Dowdville is located in Neshoba County<1>.

Dowdville is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Dowdville: (601) & (769)<3>

Communities near Dowdville ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Neshoba County]
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    • Philadelphia [Neshoba County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Dowdville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,078 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Carthage [Leake County]
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    • Carthage [Leake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Dowdville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,782 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage<5>
  • Union [Neshoba County]
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    • Union [Neshoba County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Dowdville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,897 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union<5>
  • Walnut Grove [Leake County]
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    • Walnut Grove [Leake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Dowdville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,673 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut Grove<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sebastopol [Scott County]
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      • Sebastopol [Scott County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Dowdville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 276 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sebastopol have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sebastopol<5>
    • Lena [Leake County]
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      • Lena [Leake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Dowdville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 136 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lena<5>
    • Standing Pine [Leake County]
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      • Standing Pine [Leake County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Dowdville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Standing Pine have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pearl River [Neshoba County]
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      • Pearl River [Neshoba County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Dowdville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearl River have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Neshoba [Neshoba County]
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      • Neshoba [Neshoba County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Dowdville
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    • Lucern [Newton County]
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      • Lucern [Newton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Dowdville
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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 Dowdville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dowdville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dowdville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dowdville. 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 Neshoba, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dowdville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Dowdville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dowdville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dowdville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dowdville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6861, Longitude: -89.3027    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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