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Welcome to Greenwood Springs ...

Greenwood Springs is located in Monroe County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Greenwood Springs: Greenwood Spgs. (or less commonly used: Greenwood Spngs. or Greenwood Sprngs.)

Greenwood Springs is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Greenwood Springs is located in the (662) area code.

The ZIP code for Greenwood Springs: 38848<3>

Communities near Greenwood Springs ...

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

  • Amory [Monroe County]
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    • Amory [Monroe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Greenwood Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,714 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amory have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amory
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amory<6>
  • Aberdeen [Monroe County]
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    • Aberdeen [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Greenwood Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<6>
  • Vernon [Lamar County]
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    • Vernon [Lamar County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Greenwood Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,843 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vernon<6>
  • Sulligent [Lamar County]
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    • Sulligent [Lamar County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Greenwood Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,834 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sulligent have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sulligent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sulligent<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Caledonia [Lowndes County]
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      • Caledonia [Lowndes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Greenwood Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,048 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caledonia have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caledonia<6>
    • Smithville [Monroe County]
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      • Smithville [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Greenwood Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 738 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithville<6>
    • Hatley [Monroe County]
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      • Hatley [Monroe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Greenwood Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 458 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatley
    • Detroit [Lamar County]
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      • Detroit [Lamar County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Greenwood Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 221 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Detroit have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Detroit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Detroit<6>
    • Beaverton [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaverton
      • Beaverton [Lamar County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Greenwood Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 184 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaverton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaverton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaverton<6>
    • Gattman [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gattman
      • Gattman [Monroe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Greenwood Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 89 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gattman have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gattman

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greenwood Springs ...

Looking for more information about Greenwood Springs? 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 Greenwood Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Greenwood Springs.

Adding Greenwood Springs to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Greenwood Springs 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 Greenwood Springs was on a map titled Map of Mississippi (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Greenwood Springs on our Genealogy Page.

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About Monroe County

About Mississippi

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Greenwood Springs. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Greenwood Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Greenwood Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Greenwood Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Greenwood Springs) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Greenwood Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Greenwood SpringsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greenwood Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8872, Longitude: -88.3091    
<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.
<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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