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Welcome to Glendora ...

The village of Glendora is located in Tallahatchie County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Glendora has a population of 132 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Glendora is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Glendora: (662)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Glendora had an population of 132 people. This is a decrease of 12.58% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 53.68% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Glendora had a population of 151 people. This makes Glendora the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 151 people, the population of Glendora decreased 47.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 285 people).

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

Adding Glendora 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 Glendora 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 Glendora 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 Glendora on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Glendora ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Glendora - they are located in California, Indiana, Michigan and New Jersey.

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

Communities near Glendora ...

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

  • Tutwiler [Tallahatchie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tutwiler
    • Tutwiler [Tallahatchie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Glendora
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,416 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tutwiler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tutwiler<6>
  • Ruleville [Sunflower County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruleville
    • Ruleville [Sunflower County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Glendora
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,557 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruleville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ruleville<6>
  • Charleston [Tallahatchie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charleston
    • Charleston [Tallahatchie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Glendora
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charleston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleston<6>
  • Drew [Sunflower County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drew
    • Drew [Sunflower County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Glendora
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,608 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drew
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drew<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Webb [Tallahatchie County]
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      • Webb [Tallahatchie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Glendora
      • Estimated population in 2019: 478 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webb
    • Schlater [Leflore County]
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      • Schlater [Leflore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Glendora
      • Estimated population in 2019: 287 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schlater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schlater
    • Sumner [Tallahatchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sumner
      • Sumner [Tallahatchie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Glendora
      • Estimated population in 2019: 267 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sumner
    • Doddsville [Sunflower County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doddsville
      • Doddsville [Sunflower County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Glendora
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Doddsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doddsville
    • Minter City [Leflore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minter City
      • Minter City [Leflore County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Glendora
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minter City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minter City
    • Sunnyside [Leflore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnyside
      • Sunnyside [Leflore County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Glendora
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunnyside

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glendora ...

Looking for more information about Glendora? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Glendora, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Glendora.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Tallahatchie County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Glendora. 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 Tallahatchie, 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 Glendora.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glendora - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Glendora) 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 Glendora. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Glendora

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glendora. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8278, Longitude: -90.2928       In this case, the coordinates for Glendora 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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