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Welcome to Egremont ...

Egremont is located in Sharkey County<1>.

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

Egremont is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Egremont is located in the (662) area code.

Adding Egremont 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 Egremont 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 Egremont 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 Egremont on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Egremont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Egremont - they are located in Alberta and Massachusetts.

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

Communities near Egremont ...

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

  • Lake Providence [East Carroll Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Providence
    • Lake Providence [East Carroll Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Egremont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,429 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Providence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Providence<5>
  • Rolling Fork [Sharkey County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolling Fork
    • Rolling Fork [Sharkey County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Egremont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolling Fork
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rolling Fork<5>
  • Anguilla [Sharkey County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anguilla
    • Anguilla [Sharkey County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Egremont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anguilla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anguilla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anguilla<5>
  • Mayersville [Issaquena County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayersville
    • Mayersville [Issaquena County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Egremont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 591 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayersville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cary [Sharkey County]
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      • Cary [Sharkey County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Egremont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cary
    • Louise [Humphreys County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louise
      • Louise [Humphreys County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Egremont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louise have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louise
    • Issaquena [Sharkey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Issaquena
      • Issaquena [Sharkey County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Egremont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Issaquena
    • Blanton [Sharkey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blanton
      • Blanton [Sharkey County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Egremont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blanton
    • Nitta Yuma [Sharkey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nitta Yuma
      • Nitta Yuma [Sharkey County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Egremont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nitta Yuma
    • Panther Burn [Sharkey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Panther Burn
      • Panther Burn [Sharkey County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Egremont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panther Burn

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Egremont ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Egremont. 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 Sharkey, 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 Egremont - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Egremont) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Egremont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8607, Longitude: -90.9034       In this case, the coordinates for Egremont 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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