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Welcome to Glen ...

The town of Glen is located in Alcorn County.

The location of Glen has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Glen has a population of 411 people<2> (see below for details).

Glen is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Glen: (662)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Glen had a population of 412 people. This makes Glen the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Glen represents 0.01% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 234th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 412 people, the population of Glen increased 44.06% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 286 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Glen had an population of 411 people. This is a decrease of 0.24% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 43.71% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Glen ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Tulu   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the North (N) of Glen

Located in McNairy County (TN)

Corinth   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Glen

Booneville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Glen

Located in Prentiss County

Iuka   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Glen

Located in Tishomingo County

Farmington   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of Glen

Burnsville   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Glen

Located in Tishomingo County

Nixon   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Glen

Located in Hardin County (TN)

Eastview   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Glen

Located in McNairy County (TN)

Michie   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Glen

Located in McNairy County (TN)

Jumpertown   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Glen

Located in Prentiss County

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

Communities Also Named Glen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named Glen - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Kansas (2), Maryland (2), Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire (2), New Mexico (2), New York (3), North Carolina, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Tennessee, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Glen. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glen. 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 Glen.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glen ...

Looking for more information about Glen? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Glen.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glen) 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 Glen. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Glen

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8586, Longitude: -88.4199     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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