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Welcome to Ituma ...

Ituma is located in Holmes County<1>.

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

Ituma is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Ituma: (662)

Adding Ituma 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 Ituma in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Ituma elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ituma on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).

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

Communities near Ituma ...

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

  • Durant [Holmes County]
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    • Durant [Holmes County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Ituma
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,262 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durant<5>
  • Tchula [Holmes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tchula
    • Tchula [Holmes County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Ituma
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tchula
  • Lexington [Holmes County]
  • Sidon [Leflore County]
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    • Sidon [Leflore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Ituma
    • Estimated population in 2019: 464 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sidon
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cruger [Holmes County]
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      • Cruger [Holmes County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ituma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cruger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cruger
    • Morgan City [Leflore County]
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      • Morgan City [Leflore County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ituma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morgan City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgan City
    • West [Holmes County]
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      • West [Holmes County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Ituma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 149 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West<5>
    • Acona [Holmes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acona
      • Acona [Holmes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Ituma
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acona
    • Gwin [Holmes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gwin
      • Gwin [Holmes County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Ituma
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gwin
    • Jones Crossing [Holmes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jones Crossing
      • Jones Crossing [Holmes County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Ituma
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Crossing

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ituma ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Mississippi

About Holmes County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ituma. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2307, Longitude: -90.1051       In this case, the coordinates for Ituma 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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