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Welcome to Gibson ...
Gibson is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Gibson lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Gibson: (662)
Communities Also Named Gibson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Gibson: This one is located in Monroe County and the other is located in Webster County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 42 communities that are also named Gibson - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas (2), California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri (4), Nebraska, New Mexico (3), New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gibson.
Communities near Gibson ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Gibson.
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 Gibson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gibson.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gibson. 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 Gibson.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gibson. See our Newspapers Page for Gibson.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gibson ...
Looking for more information about Gibson? 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 Gibson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Gibson.
Adding Gibson to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Gibson in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Gibson was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Gibson on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gibson on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gibson. 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/
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022