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Welcome to Errata ...

Errata is located in Jones County<1>.

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

Errata is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Errata: (601) & (769)<4>

Adding Errata 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 Errata 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 Errata 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 Errata on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Errata ...

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

  • Laurel [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
    • Laurel [Jones County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Errata
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,338 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel<6>
  • Ellisville [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellisville
    • Ellisville [Jones County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Errata
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,559 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellisville<6>
  • Bay Springs [Jasper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Springs
    • Bay Springs [Jasper County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Errata
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,658 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Springs<6>
  • Heidelberg [Jasper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heidelberg
    • Heidelberg [Jasper County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Errata
    • Estimated population in 2019: 659 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heidelberg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Heidelberg<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Soso [Jones County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soso
      • Soso [Jones County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Errata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 394 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soso
    • Moss [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moss
      • Moss [Jasper County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Errata
      • Moss has also been known as:
      • Mossville
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    • Antioch [Jones County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Antioch
      • Antioch [Jones County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Errata
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Antioch
    • Amy [Jones County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amy
      • Amy [Jones County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Errata
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amy
    • Vernon [Jasper County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vernon
      • Vernon [Jasper County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Errata
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Stafford Springs [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stafford Springs
      • Stafford Springs [Jasper County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Errata
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stafford Springs

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Errata ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Errata. 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 Jones, 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 Errata - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Errata) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Errata. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7588, Longitude: -89.0601       In this case, the coordinates for Errata 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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