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Welcome to McComb ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, McComb has a population of 13,013 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of McComb.
McComb is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: McComb lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for McComb: (601) and (769)<4>
The ZIP code for McComb: 39648<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, McComb had an population of 13,013 people. This is an increase of 1.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.43% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, McComb had a population of 12,790 people (or 31.66% of the total population of Pike County). This makes McComb the county's most populous community.
The population of McComb represents 0.43% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 33rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,790 people, the population of McComb decreased 4.1% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 13,337 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for McComb.
Adding McComb 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 McComb 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 McComb elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found McComb on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for McComb on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named McComb ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named McComb - they are located in Kansas and Ohio.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for McComb.
Communities near McComb ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near McComb.
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 McComb. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McComb.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of McComb. 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 McComb.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around McComb. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for McComb.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McComb ...
Looking for more information about McComb? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for McComb, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for McComb.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for McComb. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Pike County: www.co.pike.ms.us/
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Mar 2021