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Introduction ...

Whether we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

In addition, you'll find a link to the TripAdvisor Forum for Laurel. If you have a question about your travel plans, post it on their Forum and see if others can give you an answer.

All of this can be found on the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel.

If you want to learn more about the surrounding area, the following map can help you find links to Tourism pages for other communities.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Laurel   [Jones County (MS)]   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Laurel. Clicking on the red marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for Laurel.

Clicking on a blue marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for that community. The Tourism page will open in a new browser window.

An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map. As above, clicking on a marker will open the selected Tourism page in a new window. Clicking on the community's name will cause a jump to the Tourism map for that community.

 

  Laurel



  Lake     Waynesboro  
  Lawrence     Collins  
  Newton     Prentiss  
  Chunky     Ellisville  
  Enterprise     Seminary  
  Quitman     Buckatunna  
  Raleigh     Sumrall  
  Bay Springs     Petal  
  Heidelberg     Richton  
  Magee     Hattiesburg  
  Mize     New Augusta  
  Stringer     Purvis  
  Taylorsville     Brooklyn  
   

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Laurel - within 50 miles [80.5 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 36 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Laurel
  • If we know it, we give the population of the community
  • A link to the TripAdvisor Tourism page. The TripAdvisor page will open in a new browser window
  • A link that will jump to our map for the community's map of Tourism pages
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Bay Springs   [Jasper County]

20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the North Northwest (NNW) of Laurel

Population: 1,723

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Bay Springs

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Bay Springs

Millry   [Washington County (AL)]

48 miles [77.2 km] to the East (E) of Laurel

Population: 510

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Millry

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Millry

Brooklyn   [Forrest County]

44 miles [70.8 km] to the South (S) of Laurel

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Brooklyn

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Brooklyn

Mize   [Smith County]

26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Laurel

Population: 327

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Mize

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Mize

Buckatunna   [Wayne County]

37 miles [59.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Laurel

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Buckatunna

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Buckatunna

New Augusta   [Perry County]

34 miles [54.7 km] to the South (S) of Laurel

Population: 618

TripAdvisor Tourism page for New Augusta

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  New Augusta

Chunky   [Newton County]

45 miles [72.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Laurel

Population: 321

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Chunky

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Chunky

New Hebron   [Lawrence County]

49 miles [78.9 km] to the West (W) of Laurel

Population: 431

TripAdvisor Tourism page for New Hebron

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  New Hebron

Collins   [Covington County]

25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) of Laurel

Population: 2,481

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Collins

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Collins

Newton   [Newton County]

43 miles [69.2 km] to the North (N) of Laurel

Population: 3,219

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Newton

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Newton

Columbia   [Marion County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Laurel

Population: 6,037

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Columbia

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Columbia

Petal   [Forrest County]

24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Laurel

Population: 10,633

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Petal

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Petal

Decatur   [Newton County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the North (N) of Laurel

Population: 1,758

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Decatur

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Decatur

Prentiss   [Jefferson Davis County]

43 miles [69.2 km] to the West (W) of Laurel

Population: 960

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Prentiss

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Prentiss

Ellisville   [Jones County]

7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Laurel

Population: 4,549

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ellisville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ellisville

Purvis   [Lamar County]

41 miles [66 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Laurel

Population: 2,322

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Purvis

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Purvis

Enterprise   [Clarke County]

38 miles [61.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Laurel

Population: 493

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Enterprise

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Enterprise

Quitman   [Clarke County]

34 miles [54.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Laurel

Population: 2,151

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Quitman

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Quitman

Forest   [Scott County]

49 miles [78.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Laurel

Population: 5,655

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Forest

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Forest

Raleigh   [Smith County]

32 miles [51.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Laurel

Population: 1,423

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Raleigh

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Raleigh

Gilbertown   [Choctaw County (AL)]

49 miles [78.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Laurel

Population: 200

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Gilbertown

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Gilbertown

Richton   [Perry County]

26 miles [41.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Laurel

Population: 1,024

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Richton

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Richton

Hattiesburg   [Forrest County]

28 miles [45.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Laurel

Population: 46,377

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Hattiesburg

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Hattiesburg

Seminary   [Covington County]

22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Laurel

Population: 301

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Seminary

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Seminary

Heidelberg   [Jasper County]

16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Laurel

Population: 676

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Heidelberg

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Heidelberg

Silas   [Choctaw County (AL)]

48 miles [77.2 km] to the East (E) of Laurel

Population: 423

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Silas

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Silas

Lake   [Newton County]

45 miles [72.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Laurel

Population: 322

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lake

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Lake

Silver Creek   [Lawrence County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the West (W) of Laurel

Population: 203

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Silver Creek

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Silver Creek

Lawrence   [Newton County]

43 miles [69.2 km] to the North (N) of Laurel

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lawrence

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Lawrence

Stringer   [Jasper County]

13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Laurel

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Stringer

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Stringer

Leakesville   [Greene County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Laurel

Population: 903

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Leakesville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Leakesville

Sumrall   [Lamar County]

30 miles [48.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Laurel

Population: 1,748

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sumrall

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Sumrall

Magee   [Simpson County]

36 miles [57.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Laurel

Population: 4,274

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Magee

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Magee

Taylorsville   [Smith County]

19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Laurel

Population: 1,284

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Taylorsville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Taylorsville

Mendenhall   [Simpson County]

46 miles [74 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Laurel

Population: 2,433

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Mendenhall

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Mendenhall

Waynesboro   [Wayne County]

29 miles [46.7 km] to the East (E) of Laurel

Population: 4,903

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Waynesboro

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Waynesboro

 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Laurel: www.laurelms.com/

The official website for State of Mississippi: www.ms.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Laurel. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Laurel) 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 Laurel. 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 Laurel

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Laurel. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6958, Longitude: -89.1446     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Laurel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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