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Welcome to Jumpertown ...

The town of Jumpertown is located in Prentiss County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Jumpertown has a population of 488 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Jumpertown is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Jumpertown: (662)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jumpertown had an population of 488 people. This is an increase of 1.67% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.79% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jumpertown had a population of 480 people. This makes Jumpertown the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Jumpertown represents 0.02% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 214th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 480 people, the population of Jumpertown increased 18.81% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 404 people).

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

Communities near Jumpertown ...

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

  • Corinth [Alcorn County]
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    • Corinth [Alcorn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Jumpertown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,472 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corinth<5>
  • Booneville [Prentiss County]
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    • Booneville [Prentiss County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Jumpertown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,497 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Booneville<5>
  • Ripley [Tippah County]
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    • Ripley [Tippah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Jumpertown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,273 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<5>
  • Baldwyn [Lee County]
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    • Baldwyn [Lee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Jumpertown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,268 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baldwyn have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwyn<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Guntown [Lee County]
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      • Guntown [Lee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Jumpertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,792 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guntown<5>
    • Farmington [Alcorn County]
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      • Farmington [Alcorn County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Jumpertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Falkner [Tippah County]
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      • Falkner [Tippah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Jumpertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 489 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falkner have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falkner<5>
    • Dumas [Tippah County]
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      • Dumas [Tippah County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Jumpertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 456 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dumas have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Glen [Alcorn County]
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      • Glen [Alcorn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Jumpertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 414 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rienzi [Alcorn County]
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      • Rienzi [Alcorn County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Jumpertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 308 people
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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 Jumpertown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jumpertown.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jumpertown ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jumpertown. 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 Prentiss, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jumpertown.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jumpertown - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jumpertown) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Jumpertown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jumpertown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jumpertown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7112, Longitude: -88.6640    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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