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Welcome to Indianola ...
When the people of Indianola refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Indianolan<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Indianola has a population of 9,037 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Indianola.
Indianola is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Indianola lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Indianola is within the (662) area code.
The ZIP code for Indianola: 38751<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Indianola had an population of 9,037 people. This is a decrease of 15.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 25.1% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Indianola had a population of 10,683 people (or 36.28% of the total population of Sunflower County). This makes Indianola the county's most populous community.
The population of Indianola represents 0.36% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 40th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 10,683 people, the population of Indianola decreased 11.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 12,066 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Indianola.
Adding Indianola to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Indianola in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Indianola elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Indianola on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Indianola ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Indianola - they are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Nebraska, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Indianola.
Communities near Indianola ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Indianola.
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 Indianola. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Indianola.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Indianola. 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 Indianola.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Indianola. See our Newspapers Page for Indianola.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Indianola ...
Looking for more information about Indianola? 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 Indianola, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Indianola.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Indianola. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 02 Mar 2021