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Welcome to Goodman ...
The location of Goodman has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Goodman has a population of 1,154 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Goodman.
Goodman is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Goodman lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Goodman: (662)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Goodman had an population of 1,154 people. This is a decrease of 16.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.83% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Goodman had a population of 1,386 people (or 7.22% of the total population of Holmes County). This makes Goodman the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Goodman represents 0.05% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 136th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,386 people, the population of Goodman increased 10.7% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,252 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Goodman.
Communities Also Named Goodman ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Goodman - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia (2), Indiana, Kansas, Michigan (2), Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee (2), Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Goodman.
Communities near Goodman ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Goodman.
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 Goodman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Goodman.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Goodman. 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 Goodman.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Goodman. See our Newspapers Page for Goodman.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Goodman ...
Looking for more information about Goodman? 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 Goodman, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Goodman.
Adding Goodman to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Goodman 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 Goodman was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Goodman on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Goodman on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022