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Gautier, Mississippi

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Welcome to Gautier ...

The city of Gautier is located in Jackson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Gautier has a population of 18,471 people<1> (see below for details).

Gautier is near sea level<2>.

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

Gautier is within the boundaries of the (228) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gautier had a population of 18,572 people (or 13.3% of the total population of Jackson County). This makes Gautier the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Gautier represents 0.63% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 21st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 18,572 people, the population of Gautier increased 58.99% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 11,681 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Gautier had an population of 18,471 people. This is a decrease of 0.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 58.13% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Gautier ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Gautier and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016
Biloxi   [Map]   45,975   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Coll Town   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
D'Iberville   [Map]   11,503   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Escatawpa   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Gulf Hills   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gulf Park Estates   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Gautier.

Communities Also Named Gautier ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Gautier - it's located in Manitoba.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gautier. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gautier. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gautier.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gautier:

Websites for Gautier ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gautier ...

Looking for more information about Gautier? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Gautier, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Gautier.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Gautier. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gautier.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gautier - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Gautier. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gautier) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gautier. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gautier

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gautier. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4097, Longitude: -88.6565     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gautier have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Gautier.