A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to McNair ...
The location of McNair has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
McNair is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: McNair lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for McNair: (601) and (769)<4>
Communities Also Named McNair ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named McNair: This one is located in Jefferson County and the other is located in Covington County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 7 communities that are also named McNair - they are located in Arkansas, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina (2) and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for McNair.
Communities near McNair ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near McNair.
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 McNair. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McNair.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of McNair. 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 McNair.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around McNair. See our Newspapers Page for McNair.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McNair ...
Looking for more information about McNair? 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 McNair, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for McNair.
Adding McNair to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of McNair in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for McNair was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found McNair on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for McNair on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for McNair. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Dec 2021