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Census Data for Mount Olive ...

As far as we can tell, Mount Olive has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Mount Olive, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Sandersville [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandersville
    • Sandersville [Jones County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Mount Olive
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 728 people. This represents a 0.41% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 731 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandersville
  • Laurel [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
    • Laurel [Jones County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Mount Olive
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 18,338 people. This represents a 1.09% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 18,540 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel<2>
  • Heidelberg [Jasper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heidelberg
    • Heidelberg [Jasper County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Mount Olive
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 659 people. This represents a 8.22% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 718 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heidelberg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Heidelberg<2>
  • Ellisville [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellisville
    • Ellisville [Jones County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Mount Olive
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,559 people. This represents a 2.5% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 4,448 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellisville<2>
  • Soso [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soso
    • Soso [Jones County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the west of Mount Olive
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 394 people. This represents a 3.43% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 408 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soso
  • Bay Springs [Jasper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Springs
    • Bay Springs [Jasper County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Mount Olive
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,658 people. This represents a 7.17% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,786 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Springs<2>
  • Pachuta [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pachuta
    • Pachuta [Clarke County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Mount Olive
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 233 people. This represents a 10.73% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 261 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pachuta have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pachuta
  • Shubuta [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shubuta
    • Shubuta [Clarke County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Mount Olive
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 406 people. This represents a 7.94% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 441 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shubuta have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shubuta
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    • Taylorsville [Smith County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorsville
      • Taylorsville [Smith County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of Mount Olive
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,245 people. This represents a 7.98% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,353 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylorsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylorsville<2>
    • Waynesboro [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
      • Waynesboro [Wayne County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the east of Mount Olive
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,805 people. This represents a 4.72% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,043 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<2>
    • Louin [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louin
      • Louin [Jasper County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Mount Olive
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 259 people. This represents a 6.5% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 277 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louin
    • Sylvarena [Smith County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sylvarena
      • Sylvarena [Smith County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Mount Olive
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 104 people. This represents a 7.14% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 112 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sylvarena have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylvarena
    • Montrose [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montrose
      • Montrose [Jasper County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Mount Olive
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 135 people. This represents a 3.57% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 140 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montrose
    • Quitman [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quitman
      • Quitman [Clarke County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Mount Olive
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,111 people. This represents a 9.13% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,323 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quitman have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quitman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quitman<2>
    • Richton [Perry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richton
      • Richton [Perry County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the south of Mount Olive
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,008 people. This represents a 5.62% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,068 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richton<2>

Jones County ...

Mount Olive is located in Jones County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Jones County.

Miscellaneous Information for Mount Olive ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Jones County or the community of Mount Olive:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Mount Olive:
    • GNIS ID for Mount Olive: 692089
    • GNIS ID for Jones County: 695757
    • GNIS ID for State of Mississippi: 1779790
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Mount Olive is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Mount Olive.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mount Olive) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Olive. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7443, Longitude: -89.0523       In this case, the coordinates for Mount Olive have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Jones, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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