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Around Mayday ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Greenwood. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the northeast of Mayday. Greenwood has a population of 13,500 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Grenada. It is located about 40 miles [ km] to the northeast of Mayday and has a population of 12,100 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mayday.<2>

  • Acona [Holmes County]
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    • Acona [Holmes County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Mayday
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  • Belzoni [Humphreys County]
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    • Belzoni [Humphreys County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Mayday
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,889 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belzoni<3>
  • Cruger [Holmes County]
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    • Cruger [Holmes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Mayday
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 330 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cruger have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Greenwood [Leflore County]
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    • Greenwood [Leflore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Mayday
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,457 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<3>
  • Gwin [Holmes County]
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    • Gwin [Holmes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south of Mayday
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  • Inverness [Sunflower County]
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    • Inverness [Sunflower County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of Mayday
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 852 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Isola [Humphreys County]
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      • Isola [Humphreys County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Mayday
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 591 people
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    • Itta Bena [Leflore County]
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      • Itta Bena [Leflore County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Mayday
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,795 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Itta Bena<3>
    • Jaketown [Humphreys County]
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      • Jaketown [Humphreys County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Mayday
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    • Mileston [Holmes County]
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      • Mileston [Holmes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the south of Mayday
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    • Moorhead [Sunflower County]
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      • Moorhead [Sunflower County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Mayday
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,059 people
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    • Morgan City [Leflore County]
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      • Morgan City [Leflore County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Mayday
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 236 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morgan City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Roebuck [Leflore County]
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      • Roebuck [Leflore County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Mayday
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    • Sidon [Leflore County]
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      • Sidon [Leflore County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Mayday
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 461 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Tchula [Holmes County]
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      • Tchula [Holmes County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Mayday
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,905 people
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For more communities neighboring Mayday, please visit our County-by-County Page for Mayday.

Leflore County ...

Mayday is located in Leflore County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Leflore County: Carroll, Grenada, Holmes, Humphreys, Sunflower & Tallahatchie.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Mayday ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mayday.

Airports Near Mayday ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Mayday and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Mayday.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mayday. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mayday.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mayday) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mayday. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3610, Longitude: -90.3140       In this case, the coordinates for Mayday have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Leflore, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Mayday), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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