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Around Moores Ferry ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Jackson. It is located about 22 miles [35 km] to the southwest of Moores Ferry. Jackson has a population of 161,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Pearl. It is located about 20 miles [ km] to the southwest of Moores Ferry and has a population of 26,500 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Moores Ferry.<2>

  • Branch [Scott County]
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    • Branch [Scott County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Moores Ferry
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  • Brandon [Rankin County]
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    • Brandon [Rankin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the south of Moores Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,289 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brandon<3>
  • Canton [Madison County]
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    • Canton [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Moores Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,094 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<3>
  • Flowood [Rankin County]
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    • Flowood [Rankin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Moores Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,380 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flowood have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Lena [Leake County]
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    • Lena [Leake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Moores Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 136 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lena<3>
  • Madison [Madison County]
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    • Madison [Madison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Moores Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,661 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<3>
  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Madisonville [Madison County]
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      • Madisonville [Madison County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west of Moores Ferry
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    • Maris Town [Madison County]
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      • Maris Town [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Moores Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maris Town have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mill Town [Madison County]
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      • Mill Town [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Moores Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Town have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Morton [Scott County]
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      • Morton [Scott County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Moores Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,527 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • North Town Plaza [Hinds County]
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      • North Town Plaza [Hinds County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Moores Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Town Plaza have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pelahatchie [Rankin County]
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      • Pelahatchie [Rankin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Moores Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,382 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelahatchie have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ridgeland [Madison County]
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      • Ridgeland [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Moores Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,104 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeland<3>
    • Sand Hill [Rankin County]
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      • Sand Hill [Rankin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast of Moores Ferry
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    • Sharon [Madison County]
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      • Sharon [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Moores Ferry
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For more communities neighboring Moores Ferry, please visit our County-by-County Page for Moores Ferry.

Madison County ...

Moores Ferry is located in Madison County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Madison County: Attala, Hinds, Holmes, Leake, Rankin, Scott & Yazoo.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Moores Ferry ...

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 Moores Ferry.

Airports Near Moores Ferry ...

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 Moores Ferry and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Moores Ferry.

Websites We Enjoy ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Mississippi

About Madison County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.madison-co.com/

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 Moores Ferry.
<2>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 from Point A (ie- Moores Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moores Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5335, Longitude: -89.9117       In this case, the coordinates for Moores Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Madison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Moores Ferry), 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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