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Welcome to Holcomb ...

Holcomb is located in Grenada County<1>.

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

Holcomb is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Holcomb: (662)

Communities Also Named Holcomb ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Holcomb - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, New York, Ohio (2), Oregon, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Holcomb ...

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

  • Grenada [Grenada County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grenada
    • Grenada [Grenada County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Holcomb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,219 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grenada
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grenada<5>
  • Charleston [Tallahatchie County]
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    • Charleston [Tallahatchie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Holcomb
    • 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<5>
  • Duck Hill [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duck Hill
    • Duck Hill [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Holcomb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,646 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duck Hill
  • North Carrollton [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Carrollton
    • North Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Holcomb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 429 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Carrollton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carrollton [Carroll County]
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      • Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Holcomb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 176 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<5>
    • Glendora [Tallahatchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendora
      • Glendora [Tallahatchie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Holcomb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 132 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glendora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendora<5>
    • Tillatoba [Yalobusha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tillatoba
      • Tillatoba [Yalobusha County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Holcomb
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 91 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tillatoba have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tillatoba
    • Money [Leflore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Money
      • Money [Leflore County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Holcomb
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Money
    • Minter City [Leflore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minter City
      • Minter City [Leflore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Holcomb
      • 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 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Holcomb
      • 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 Holcomb. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Holcomb.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Holcomb ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Grenada County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Holcomb. 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 Grenada, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Holcomb - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Holcomb) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Holcomb. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7612, Longitude: -89.9759       In this case, the coordinates for Holcomb have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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