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Welcome to Duck Hill ...

The town of Duck Hill is located in Montgomery County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Duck Hill has a population of 1,648 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Duck Hill is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Duck Hill: (662)

The ZIP code for Duck Hill: 38925<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Duck Hill had an population of 1,648 people. This is an increase of 125.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 120.91% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Duck Hill had a population of 732 people (which is 6.7% of the total population of Montgomery County). This makes Duck Hill the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Duck Hill represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 179th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 732 people, the population of Duck Hill decreased 1.88% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 746 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Duck Hill.

Communities near Duck Hill ...

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

  • Grenada (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grenada
    • Grenada lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Duck Hill and is located in Grenada County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,105 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grenada
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grenada<6>
  • Winona (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winona
    • Winona lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Duck Hill and is located in Montgomery County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,830 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winona<6>
  • Kilmichael (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilmichael
    • Kilmichael lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Duck Hill and is located in Montgomery County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 538 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kilmichael
  • North Carrollton (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Carrollton
    • North Carrollton lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Duck Hill and is located in Carroll County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 419 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Carrollton
  • Carrollton (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest)
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    • Carrollton lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Duck Hill and is located in Carroll County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 171 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<6>
  • Elliott (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elliott
    • Elliott lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Duck Hill and is located in Grenada County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elliott
  • Sweatman (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweatman
    • Sweatman lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Duck Hill and is located in Montgomery County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweatman
  • Jefferson (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
    • Jefferson lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Duck Hill and is located in Carroll County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
  • Memphis Junction (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Memphis Junction
    • Memphis Junction lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Duck Hill and is located in Grenada County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memphis Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis Junction
  • Teoc (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Teoc
    • Teoc lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Duck Hill and is located in Carroll County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Teoc have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Teoc

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duck Hill ...

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

Adding Duck Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Duck Hill in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Duck Hill was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Duck Hill on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Mississippi (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Duck Hill on our Genealogy Page.

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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 Montgomery, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Duck Hill.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Duck Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Duck Hill). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Duck Hill or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Duck Hill) 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 Duck Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Duck HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duck Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6325, Longitude: -89.7129    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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