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The location of Napoleon













Welcome to Napoleon ...

Napoleon is located in Hancock County.

The location of Napoleon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Napoleon is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Napoleon: (228)

Communities near Napoleon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Slidell   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the West (W) of Napoleon

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

Bay Saint Louis   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Napoleon

Picayune   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Napoleon

Located in Pearl River County

Diamondhead   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Napoleon

Waveland   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Napoleon

Pearl River   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Napoleon

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

Pearlington   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of Napoleon

Lake Village   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Napoleon

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

Northwood Village   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Napoleon

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

Tanglewood Village   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Napoleon

Located in Saint Tammany Parish (LA)

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Napoleon.

Communities Also Named Napoleon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Napoleon - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, North Dakota and Ohio (2).

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

Websites for Napoleon ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.hancockchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Napoleon, the following might be of interest:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Napoleon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Napoleon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Napoleon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Napoleon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Napoleon ...

Looking for more information about Napoleon? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Napoleon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Napoleon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Napoleon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3263, Longitude: -89.6276     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Napoleon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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