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Welcome to Hunter Town ...

Hunter Town is located in Scott County<1>.

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

Hunter Town is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Hunter Town: (601) & (769)<4>

Communities Also Named Hunter Town ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Hunter Town - it's located in Kentucky.

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

Communities near Hunter Town ...

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

  • Forest [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest
    • Forest [Scott County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Hunter Town
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,536 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest<6>
  • Morton [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morton
    • Morton [Scott County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Hunter Town
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,527 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morton<6>
  • Raleigh [Smith County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raleigh
    • Raleigh [Smith County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Hunter Town
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,411 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raleigh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raleigh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raleigh<6>
  • Pelahatchie [Rankin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pelahatchie
    • Pelahatchie [Rankin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Hunter Town
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,382 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelahatchie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pelahatchie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelahatchie<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Polkville [Smith County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Polkville
      • Polkville [Smith County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hunter Town
      • Estimated population in 2019: 821 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polkville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polkville
    • Puckett [Rankin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Puckett
      • Puckett [Rankin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Hunter Town
      • Estimated population in 2019: 348 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Puckett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Puckett
    • Lake [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake
      • Lake [Newton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Hunter Town
      • Estimated population in 2019: 324 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake<6>
    • Kalem [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kalem
      • Kalem [Scott County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Hunter Town
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kalem
    • Cooperville [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cooperville
      • Cooperville [Scott County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Hunter Town
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cooperville
    • Branch [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Branch
      • Branch [Scott County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Hunter Town
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Branch

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hunter Town ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Scott County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hunter Town. 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 Scott, 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 Hunter Town - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>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- Hunter Town) 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 Hunter Town. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hunter Town

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hunter Town. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2863, Longitude: -89.5912       In this case, the coordinates for Hunter Town have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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