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Welcome to Hinze ...

Hinze is located in Winston County<1>.

Hinze is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Hinze is located in the (662) area code.

Communities near Hinze ...

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

  • Kosciusko [Attala County]
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    • Kosciusko [Attala County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Hinze
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,615 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kosciusko have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kosciusko
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kosciusko<5>
  • Louisville [Winston County]
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    • Louisville [Winston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Hinze
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,926 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisville<5>
  • Noxapater [Winston County]
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    • Noxapater [Winston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Hinze
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 434 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noxapater have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noxapater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Noxapater<5>
  • Weir [Choctaw County]
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    • Weir [Choctaw County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Hinze
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 422 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weir have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weir
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weir<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ethel [Attala County]
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      • Ethel [Attala County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Hinze
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 381 people
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    • French Camp [Choctaw County]
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      • French Camp [Choctaw County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Hinze
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 162 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for French Camp have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on French Camp
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for French Camp<5>
    • McCool [Attala County]
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      • McCool [Attala County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Hinze
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 123 people
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    • Vowell [Winston County]
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      • Vowell [Winston County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Hinze
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vowell
    • Plattsburg [Winston County]
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      • Plattsburg [Winston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Hinze
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plattsburg
    • Pearl River [Neshoba County]
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      • Pearl River [Neshoba County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Hinze
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearl River have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pearl River

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hinze ...

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

Adding Hinze to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hinze 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 Hinze was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Hinze on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hinze. 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 Winston, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hinze - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hinze) 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 Hinze. 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 HinzeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hinze. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0328, Longitude: -89.2701    
<4>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.
<5>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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