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Around Moncure ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Jackson. It is located about 17 miles [27 km] to the north of Moncure. Jackson has a population of 161,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Pearl. It is located about 17 miles [ km] to the northeast of Moncure and has a population of 26,500 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Moncure.<2>

  • Alonzo [Rankin County]
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    • Alonzo [Rankin County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east of Moncure
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alonzo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Braxton [Simpson County]
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    • Braxton [Simpson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the east of Moncure
    • Estimated population in 2019: 179 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Braxton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Byram [Hinds County]
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    • Byram [Hinds County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Moncure
    • Estimated population in 2015: 11,509 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byram<4>
  • Choctaw Village [Hinds County]
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    • Choctaw Village [Hinds County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the north of Moncure
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Choctaw Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Clear Branch [Rankin County]
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    • Clear Branch [Rankin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Moncure
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  • Crystal Springs [Copiah County]
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    • Crystal Springs [Copiah County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Moncure
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,715 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal Springs<4>
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    • Florence [Rankin County]
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      • Florence [Rankin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Moncure
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,494 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florence have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<4>
    • Georgetown [Copiah County]
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      • Georgetown [Copiah County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Moncure
      • Estimated population in 2019: 268 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hazlehurst [Copiah County]
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      • Hazlehurst [Copiah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Moncure
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,730 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazlehurst<4>
    • Jackson [Hinds County]
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      • Jackson [Hinds County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the north of Moncure
      • Estimated population in 2019: 160,628 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<4>
    • Learned [Hinds County]
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      • Learned [Hinds County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northwest of Moncure
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Learned have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Learned<4>
    • Pearl [Rankin County]
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      • Pearl [Rankin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Moncure
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,510 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearl have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pearl<4>
    • Raymond [Hinds County]
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      • Raymond [Hinds County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Moncure
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymond have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymond<4>
    • Richland [Rankin County]
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      • Richland [Rankin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Moncure
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,241 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richland<4>
    • Terry [Hinds County]
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      • Terry [Hinds County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of Moncure
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,227 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terry have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Terry<4>

For more communities neighboring Moncure, please visit our County-by-County Page for Moncure.

Hinds County ...

Moncure is located in Hinds County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Hinds County: Claiborne, Copiah, Madison, Rankin, Simpson, Warren & Yazoo.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Moncure ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Moncure.

Airports Near Moncure ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Moncure and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Moncure.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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About Hinds County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hinds County: www.co.hinds.ms.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Moncure.
<2>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 from Point A (ie- Moncure) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moncure. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0554, Longitude: -90.2595       In this case, the coordinates for Moncure have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Hinds, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Moncure), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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