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Welcome to Inverness ...

The town of Inverness is located in Sunflower County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Inverness has a population of 866 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Inverness.

Inverness is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Inverness: (662)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Inverness had an population of 866 people. This is a decrease of 15.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 24.89% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Inverness had a population of 1,019 people. This makes Inverness the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Inverness represents 0.03% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 162nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,019 people, the population of Inverness decreased 11.62% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,153 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Inverness.

Communities Also Named Inverness ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Inverness - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Montana, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Prince Edward Island and Quebec.

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

Communities near Inverness ...

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

  • Indianola [Sunflower County]
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    • Indianola [Sunflower County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Inverness
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,037 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indianola
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indianola<6>
  • Leland [Washington County]
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    • Leland [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Inverness
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,766 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leland<6>
  • Hollandale [Washington County]
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    • Hollandale [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Inverness
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,304 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollandale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollandale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollandale<6>
  • Moorhead [Sunflower County]
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    • Moorhead [Sunflower County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Inverness
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,063 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Belzoni [Humphreys County]
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      • Belzoni [Humphreys County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Inverness
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,915 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belzoni<6>
    • Itta Bena [Leflore County]
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      • Itta Bena [Leflore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Inverness
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,809 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Itta Bena<6>
    • Shaw [Bolivar County]
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      • Shaw [Bolivar County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Inverness
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shaw
    • Sunflower [Sunflower County]
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      • Sunflower [Sunflower County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Inverness
      • Estimated population in 2019: 978 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunflower have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Isola [Humphreys County]
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      • Isola [Humphreys County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Inverness
      • Estimated population in 2019: 611 people
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    • Arcola [Washington County]
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      • Arcola [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Inverness
      • Estimated population in 2019: 321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcola

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Inverness ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Sunflower County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Inverness. 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 Sunflower, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Inverness.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Inverness - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Inverness) 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 Inverness. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Inverness

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Inverness. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3542, Longitude: -90.5912       In this case, the coordinates for Inverness 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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