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Mayersville, Mississippi

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The location of Mayersville

Welcome to Mayersville ...

The town of Mayersville is located in Issaquena County and is the County Seat for Issaquena County.

The location of Mayersville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Mayersville has a population of 554 people<2> (see below for details).

Mayersville is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mayersville had a population of 547 people (which is 38.9% of the total population of Issaquena County). This makes Mayersville the county's most populous community.

The population of Mayersville represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 201st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 547 people, the population of Mayersville decreased 31.19% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 795 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mayersville had an population of 554 people. This is an increase of 1.28% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 30.31% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mayersville.

Communities near Mayersville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Mayersville and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Eudora (AR)   [Map]   2,005   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kilbourne (LA)   [Map]   391   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lake Providence (LA)   [Map]   3,602   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Transylvania (LA)   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Anguilla   [Map]   654   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Byrne City   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

See 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 Mayersville. 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 Mayersville. 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 Mayersville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mayersville ...

Looking for more information about Mayersville? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mayersville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mayersville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mayersville) 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 Mayersville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mayersville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mayersville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8965, Longitude: -91.0467     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mayersville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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