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Welcome to Mixon ...

Mixon is located in Amite County<1>.

The location of Mixon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Mixon is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Mixon: (601) & (769)<4>

Communities Also Named Mixon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Mixon - they are located in Arkansas and Texas.

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

Communities near Mixon ...

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

  • McComb [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McComb
    • McComb [Pike County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Mixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,013 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McComb
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McComb<6>
  • Kentwood [Tangipahoa Parish]
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    • Kentwood [Tangipahoa Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Mixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kentwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kentwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kentwood<6>
  • Magnolia [Pike County]
  • Summit [Pike County]
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    • Summit [Pike County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Mixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,570 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summit
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summit<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tangipahoa [Tangipahoa Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tangipahoa
      • Tangipahoa [Tangipahoa Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Mixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 853 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tangipahoa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tangipahoa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tangipahoa<6>
    • Liberty [Amite County]
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      • Liberty [Amite County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Mixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 667 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Mixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 411 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osyka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osyka
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osyka<6>
    • McElveen [Amite County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McElveen
      • McElveen [Amite County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Mixon
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    • Gillsburg [Amite County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gillsburg
      • Gillsburg [Amite County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Mixon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gillsburg
    • Bear Town [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Town
      • Bear Town [Pike County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Mixon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Town

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mixon ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Amite County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mixon. 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 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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mixon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>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- Mixon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mixon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1274, Longitude: -90.5751       In this case, the coordinates for Mixon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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