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Welcome to Kelona ...

Kelona is located in Jasper County<1>.

Kelona is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Kelona: (601) and (769)<3>

Communities near Kelona ...

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

  • Laurel [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
    • Laurel [Jones County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Kelona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,338 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel<5>
  • Quitman [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quitman
    • Quitman [Clarke County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Kelona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,111 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quitman have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quitman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quitman<5>
  • Bay Springs [Jasper County]
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    • Bay Springs [Jasper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Kelona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,658 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Springs<5>
  • Stonewall [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonewall
    • Stonewall [Clarke County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Kelona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 975 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewall have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonewall
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sandersville [Jones County]
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      • Sandersville [Jones County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Kelona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 728 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandersville
    • Heidelberg [Jasper County]
    • Enterprise [Clarke County]
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      • Enterprise [Clarke County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Kelona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 475 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enterprise have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enterprise
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enterprise<5>
    • Shubuta [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shubuta
      • Shubuta [Clarke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Kelona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 406 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shubuta have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shubuta
    • Louin [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louin
      • Louin [Jasper County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Kelona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 259 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louin
    • Pachuta [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pachuta
      • Pachuta [Clarke County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Kelona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 233 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pachuta have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pachuta

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kelona ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Jasper County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kelona. 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 Jasper, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kelona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kelona) 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 Kelona. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kelona

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kelona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9621, Longitude: -89.0089    
<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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