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Welcome to Gattman ...

The village of Gattman is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gattman has a population of 88 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Gattman is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Gattman is located in the (662) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gattman had an population of 88 people. This is a decrease of 2.22% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gattman had a population of 90 people. This makes Gattman the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 90 people, the population of Gattman decreased 21.05% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 114 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gattman.

Adding Gattman 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 Gattman 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 Gattman 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 Gattman on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Gattman ...

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

  • Amory [Monroe County]
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    • Amory [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Gattman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,794 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amory have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amory
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amory<6>
  • Aberdeen [Monroe County]
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    • Aberdeen [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Gattman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,205 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<6>
  • Guin [Marion County]
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    • Guin [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Gattman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,275 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guin<6>
  • Vernon [Lamar County]
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    • Vernon [Lamar County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Gattman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,850 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vernon<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sulligent [Lamar County]
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      • Sulligent [Lamar County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Gattman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sulligent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sulligent
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sulligent<6>
    • Caledonia [Lowndes County]
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      • Caledonia [Lowndes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Gattman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,058 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caledonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caledonia<6>
    • Smithville [Monroe County]
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      • Smithville [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Gattman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 737 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithville<6>
    • Hatley [Monroe County]
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      • Hatley [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Gattman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 460 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatley
    • Detroit [Lamar County]
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      • Detroit [Lamar County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Gattman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 220 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Detroit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Detroit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Detroit<6>
    • Beaverton [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaverton
      • Beaverton [Lamar County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Gattman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaverton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaverton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaverton<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gattman ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Monroe County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gattman. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecountyms.org

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 Monroe, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gattman.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gattman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gattman) 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 Gattman. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gattman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gattman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8849, Longitude: -88.2366       In this case, the coordinates for Gattman 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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