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Logtown, Mississippi

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Welcome to Logtown ...

So far, we have found very little information about Logtown. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Logtown to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Logtown, please Contact Us.

Logtown would have been located within present day Hancock County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Logtown is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Logtown was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Logtown still existed, it would have been in the (228) area code.

Communities near Logtown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Slidell   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the West (W) of Logtown

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

Bay Saint Louis   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Logtown

Picayune   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Logtown

Located in Pearl River County

Diamondhead   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Logtown

Waveland   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Logtown

Pearl River   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Logtown

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

Gainesville   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of Logtown

Lake Village   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Logtown

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

Tanglewood Village   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Logtown

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

Bon Village   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Logtown

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Logtown.

Communities Also Named Logtown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Logtown - they are located in Colorado, Georgia, Louisiana, New York and Ohio (3).

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

Websites for Logtown ...

Chamber of Commerce:

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Logtown, the following might be of interest:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Logtown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Logtown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Logtown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Logtown:

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Mississippi

About Hancock County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Mississippi:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Logtown, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Logtown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Logtown) 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 Logtown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Logtown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Logtown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.2828, Longitude: -89.6241     [Map].

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