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Welcome to Gallman ...

Gallman is located in Copiah County<1>.

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

Gallman is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Adding Gallman 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 Gallman 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 Gallman 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 Gallman on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Gallman ...

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

  • Byram [Hinds County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byram
    • Byram [Hinds County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Gallman
    • Estimated population in 2015: 11,509 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byram
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byram<6>
  • Crystal Springs [Copiah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crystal Springs
    • Crystal Springs [Copiah County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Gallman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,715 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crystal Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal Springs<6>
  • Hazlehurst [Copiah County]
  • Wesson [Copiah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wesson
    • Wesson [Copiah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Gallman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,722 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wesson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wesson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wesson<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Terry [Hinds County]
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      • Terry [Hinds County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Gallman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,227 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Terry<6>
    • Utica [Hinds County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Utica
      • Utica [Hinds County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Gallman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 883 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Utica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Utica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Utica<6>
    • Beauregard [Copiah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beauregard
      • Beauregard [Copiah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Gallman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 324 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beauregard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beauregard
    • Georgetown [Copiah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown
      • Georgetown [Copiah County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Gallman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 268 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgetown
    • Alonzo [Rankin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alonzo
      • Alonzo [Rankin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Gallman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alonzo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alonzo
    • Clear Branch [Rankin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clear Branch
      • Clear Branch [Rankin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Gallman
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clear Branch

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gallman ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Copiah County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gallman. 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 Copiah, 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 Gallman - 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 '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- Gallman) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gallman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9321, Longitude: -90.3893       In this case, the coordinates for Gallman 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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