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Welcome to Linwood ...

Linwood is located in Tate County<1>.

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

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

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

Linwood is located in the (662) area code.

Communities Also Named Linwood ...

While we believe that this Linwood is located in Tate County, we know of another 3 Mississippi communities named Linwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Adams, Neshoba and Yazoo County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 40 communities that are also named Linwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey (2), New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Linwood ...

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

  • Hernando [DeSoto County]
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    • Hernando [DeSoto County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Linwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hernando have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hernando
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hernando<5>
  • Senatobia [Tate County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Senatobia
    • Senatobia [Tate County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Linwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,610 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senatobia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Senatobia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Senatobia<5>
  • Sardis [Panola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis
    • Sardis [Panola County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Linwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,581 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sardis<5>
  • Coldwater [Tate County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coldwater
    • Coldwater [Tate County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Linwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,533 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coldwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coldwater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coldwater<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Como [Panola County]
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      • Como [Panola County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Linwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,188 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Como
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Como<5>
    • Tunica [Tunica County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunica
      • Tunica [Tunica County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Linwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 864 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tunica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunica<5>
    • Crenshaw [Panola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crenshaw
      • Crenshaw [Panola County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Linwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 845 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crenshaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crenshaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crenshaw<5>
    • Sledge [Quitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sledge
      • Sledge [Quitman County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Linwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 476 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sledge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sledge
    • Falcon [Quitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falcon
      • Falcon [Quitman County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Linwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 143 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falcon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falcon
    • Longtown [Panola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longtown
      • Longtown [Panola County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Linwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longtown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Linwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Tate County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Linwood. 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 Tate, 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 Linwood - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Linwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Linwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5973, Longitude: -90.0890       In this case, the coordinates for Linwood 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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