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Welcome to Mound Landing ...

Mound Landing is located in Bolivar County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mound Landing: Mound Lndg. (or less commonly used: Mound Lndng.)

Mound Landing is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Mound Landing: (662)

Adding Mound Landing to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Mound Landing in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Mound Landing elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mound Landing on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Mound Landing ...

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

  • Greenville [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
    • Greenville [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Mound Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<5>
  • Leland [Washington County]
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    • Leland [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Mound Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,766 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leland<5>
  • McGehee [Desha County]
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    • McGehee [Desha County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Mound Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,683 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGehee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McGehee<5>
  • Dermott [Chicot County]
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    • Dermott [Chicot County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Mound Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,483 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dermott
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dermott<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rosedale [Bolivar County]
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      • Rosedale [Bolivar County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Mound Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,588 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosedale<5>
    • Metcalfe [Washington County]
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      • Metcalfe [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Mound Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 965 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Metcalfe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Benoit [Bolivar County]
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      • Benoit [Bolivar County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Mound Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 423 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benoit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benoit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benoit<5>
    • Beulah [Bolivar County]
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      • Beulah [Bolivar County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Mound Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 325 people
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    • Arkansas City [Desha County]
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      • Arkansas City [Desha County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Mound Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 315 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arkansas City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arkansas City
    • Pace [Bolivar County]
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      • Pace [Bolivar County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Mound Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 240 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pace

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mound Landing ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Bolivar County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bolivar County: www.co.bolivar.ms.us/

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 Bolivar, 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 Mound Landing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mound Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mound Landing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6073, Longitude: -91.1271       In this case, the coordinates for Mound Landing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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