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Census Data for Murdocks Ferry ...

As far as we can tell, Murdocks Ferry<1> 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 Murdocks Ferry, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Sidon [Leflore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sidon
    • Sidon [Leflore County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Murdocks Ferry
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 464 people. This represents a 8.84% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 509 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidon have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sidon
  • Greenwood [Leflore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwood
    • Greenwood [Leflore County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Murdocks Ferry
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 13,561 people. This represents a 10.81% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 15,205 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<4>
  • Itta Bena [Leflore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Itta Bena
    • Itta Bena [Leflore County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Murdocks Ferry
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,809 people. This represents a 11.71% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,049 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Itta Bena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Itta Bena<4>
  • Cruger [Holmes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cruger
    • Cruger [Holmes County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Murdocks Ferry
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 336 people. This represents a 12.95% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 386 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cruger have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cruger
  • Morgan City [Leflore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morgan City
    • Morgan City [Leflore County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Murdocks Ferry
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 238 people. This represents a 6.67% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 255 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morgan City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgan City
  • Schlater [Leflore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schlater
    • Schlater [Leflore County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Murdocks Ferry
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 287 people. This represents a 7.42% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 310 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schlater have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schlater
  • Moorhead [Sunflower County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moorhead
    • Moorhead [Sunflower County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of Murdocks Ferry
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,063 people. This represents a 14.22% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,405 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moorhead
  • Carrollton [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrollton
    • Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Murdocks Ferry
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 176 people. This represents a 7.37% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 190 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<4>
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    • North Carrollton [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Carrollton
      • North Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Murdocks Ferry
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 429 people. This represents a 9.3% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 473 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Carrollton
    • Tchula [Holmes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tchula
      • Tchula [Holmes County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the south of Murdocks Ferry
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,929 people. This represents a 7.97% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,096 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tchula
    • Sunflower [Sunflower County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunflower
      • Sunflower [Sunflower County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the west of Murdocks Ferry
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 978 people. This represents a 15.62% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,159 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunflower have been provided by the GNIS.<3> 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 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the west of Murdocks Ferry
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 866 people. This represents a 15.01% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,019 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverness
    • Doddsville [Sunflower County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doddsville
      • Doddsville [Sunflower County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Murdocks Ferry
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 88 people. This represents a 10.2% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 98 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Doddsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doddsville
    • Belzoni [Humphreys County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belzoni
      • Belzoni [Humphreys County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the southwest of Murdocks Ferry
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,915 people. This represents a 14.32% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,235 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belzoni
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belzoni<4>
    • Indianola [Sunflower County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indianola
      • Indianola [Sunflower County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the west of Murdocks Ferry
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 9,037 people. This represents a 15.41% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 10,683 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indianola
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indianola<4>

Leflore County ...

Murdocks Ferry is located in Leflore County<5>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Murdocks Ferry ...

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 Leflore County or the community of Murdocks Ferry:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Murdocks Ferry:
    • GNIS ID for Murdocks Ferry: 684215
    • GNIS ID for Leflore County: 695765
    • GNIS ID for State of Mississippi: 1779790
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Murdocks Ferry 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 Murdocks Ferry.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Leflore County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Murdocks Ferry. 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>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Murdocks Ferry may originally have been Murdock's Ferry. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Murdocks Ferry might be written as Murdock Ferry. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Murdocks Ferry.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Murdocks Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Murdocks Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4496, Longitude: -90.2279       In this case, the coordinates for Murdocks Ferry 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 Leflore, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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