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Welcome to Maben ...
The location of Maben has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Maben has a population of 840 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Maben.
Maben is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Maben lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Maben: (662)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Maben had an population of 840 people. This is a decrease of 3.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.61% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Maben had a population of 871 people. This makes Maben the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Maben represents 0.03% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 173rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 871 people, the population of Maben increased 8.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 803 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Maben.
Adding Maben to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Maben in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Maben elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Maben on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Maben ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Maben - they are located in Alabama and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Maben.
Communities near Maben ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Maben.
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 Maben. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Maben.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Maben. 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 Maben.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Maben. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Maben.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Maben ...
Looking for more information about Maben? 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 Maben, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Maben.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 02 Mar 2021