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Welcome to Jones Crossing ...

Jones Crossing is located in Holmes County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Jones Crossing: Jones Xing.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Jones Crossing for more information about variations on the name of Jones Crossing.

Jones Crossing is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Jones Crossing: (662)

Communities Also Named Jones Crossing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Jones Crossing - they are located in Arizona, Georgia, Idaho, New Brunswick, New York (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Jones Crossing ...

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

  • Durant [Holmes County]
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    • Durant [Holmes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Jones Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,262 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durant<4>
  • Tchula [Holmes County]
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    • Tchula [Holmes County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Jones Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
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  • Lexington [Holmes County]
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    • Lexington [Holmes County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Jones Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,453 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<4>
  • Goodman [Holmes County]
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    • Goodman [Holmes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Jones Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,164 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goodman have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodman<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pickens [Holmes County]
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      • Pickens [Holmes County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Jones Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 995 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pickens have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pickens<4>
    • Cruger [Holmes County]
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      • Cruger [Holmes County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Jones Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cruger have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Eden [Yazoo County]
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      • Eden [Yazoo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Jones Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 121 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gwin [Holmes County]
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      • Gwin [Holmes County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Jones Crossing
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    • Mileston [Holmes County]
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      • Mileston [Holmes County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Jones Crossing
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    • Acona [Holmes County]
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      • Acona [Holmes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Jones Crossing
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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 Jones Crossing. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jones Crossing.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jones Crossing ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Holmes County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jones Crossing. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Jones Crossing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jones Crossing) 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 Jones Crossing. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jones Crossing

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jones Crossing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1194, Longitude: -90.1364    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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