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Welcome to Goodford ...

Goodford is located in Pontotoc County<1>.

Goodford is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Goodford is within the boundaries of the (662) area code.

Communities near Goodford ...

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

  • Tupelo [Lee County]
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    • Tupelo [Lee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Goodford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,303 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tupelo<4>
  • Pontotoc [Pontotoc County]
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    • Pontotoc [Pontotoc County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Goodford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,227 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pontotoc<4>
  • Houston [Chickasaw County]
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    • Houston [Chickasaw County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Goodford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,375 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houston<4>
  • Verona [Lee County]
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    • Verona [Lee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Goodford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,209 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Verona have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Okolona [Chickasaw County]
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      • Okolona [Chickasaw County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Goodford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,577 people
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    • Nettleton [Monroe County]
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      • Nettleton [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Goodford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,896 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nettleton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Shannon [Lee County]
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      • Shannon [Lee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Goodford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,765 people
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    • Plantersville [Lee County]
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      • Plantersville [Lee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Goodford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,125 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plantersville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ecru [Pontotoc County]
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      • Ecru [Pontotoc County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Goodford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,067 people
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    • Sherman [Pontotoc County]
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      • Sherman [Pontotoc County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Goodford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 703 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherman have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Goodford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Goodford.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Goodford ...

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

Mentions & References for Goodford

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About Pontotoc County

About Mississippi

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Goodford. 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 Pontotoc, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Goodford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Goodford) 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 Goodford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GoodfordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goodford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1085, Longitude: -88.9427    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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