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Welcome to McElveen ...

McElveen is located in Amite County<1>.

McElveen is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for McElveen: (601) and (769)<3>

Communities Also Named McElveen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named McElveen - they are located in Florida and South Carolina.

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

Communities near McElveen ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near McElveen.

  • McComb [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McComb
    • McComb [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of McElveen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,813 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McComb
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McComb<5>
  • Kentwood [Tangipahoa Parish]
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    • Kentwood [Tangipahoa Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of McElveen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kentwood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kentwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kentwood<5>
  • Magnolia [Pike County]
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    • Magnolia [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of McElveen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,174 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnolia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Magnolia<5>
  • Summit [Pike County]
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    • Summit [Pike County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of McElveen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,549 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summit
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summit<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Liberty [Amite County]
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      • Liberty [Amite County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of McElveen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 634 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
    • Osyka [Pike County]
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      • Osyka [Pike County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of McElveen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 407 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osyka have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osyka
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osyka<5>
    • Glading [Amite County]
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      • Glading [Amite County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of McElveen
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glading have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glading
    • Bear Town [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Town
      • Bear Town [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of McElveen
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Town
    • Brookside [Amite County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookside
      • Brookside [Amite County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of McElveen
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookside
    • Chatawa [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chatawa
      • Chatawa [Pike County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of McElveen
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chatawa have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chatawa

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 McElveen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McElveen.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of McElveen. 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 McElveen.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around McElveen. See our Newspapers Page for McElveen.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McElveen ...

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

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Amite, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around McElveen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- McElveen) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for McElveen. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from McElveenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in McElveen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2010, Longitude: -90.5961    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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