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Welcome to Murdock Crossing ...

Murdock Crossing is located in Leflore County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Murdock Crossing: Murdock Xing.

Murdock Crossing is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Murdock Crossing lies within the (662) area code.

Communities Also Named Murdock Crossing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Murdock Crossing - it's located in California.

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

Communities near Murdock Crossing ...

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

  • Greenwood [Leflore County]
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    • Greenwood [Leflore County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Murdock Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,561 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<5>
  • Indianola [Sunflower County]
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    • Indianola [Sunflower County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Murdock Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,037 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indianola
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indianola<5>
  • Moorhead [Sunflower County]
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    • Moorhead [Sunflower County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Murdock Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,063 people
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  • Tchula [Holmes County]
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    • Tchula [Holmes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Murdock Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Belzoni [Humphreys County]
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      • Belzoni [Humphreys County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Murdock Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,915 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belzoni<5>
    • Itta Bena [Leflore County]
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      • Itta Bena [Leflore County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Murdock Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,809 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Itta Bena<5>
    • Sunflower [Sunflower County]
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      • Sunflower [Sunflower County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Murdock Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 978 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunflower have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunflower
    • Inverness [Sunflower County]
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      • Inverness [Sunflower County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Murdock Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 866 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverness
    • Isola [Humphreys County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Isola
      • Isola [Humphreys County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Murdock Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 611 people
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    • Sidon [Leflore County]
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      • Sidon [Leflore County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Murdock Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sidon

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Murdock Crossing ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Murdock Crossing. 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 Leflore, 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 Murdock Crossing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Murdock Crossing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Murdock Crossing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4171, Longitude: -90.3065       In this case, the coordinates for Murdock Crossing 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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