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Around Nichols ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Greenville. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the west of Nichols. Greenville has a population of 29,100 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Greenwood. It is located about 19 miles [ km] to the northeast of Nichols and has a population of 13,600 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Nichols.<2>

  • Belzoni [Humphreys County]
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    • Belzoni [Humphreys County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Nichols
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,915 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belzoni<3>
  • Cruger [Holmes County]
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    • Cruger [Holmes County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of Nichols
    • Estimated population in 2019: 336 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cruger have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Gooden Lake [Humphreys County]
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    • Gooden Lake [Humphreys County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Nichols
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  • Gwin [Holmes County]
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    • Gwin [Holmes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Nichols
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  • Indianola [Sunflower County]
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    • Indianola [Sunflower County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Nichols
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,037 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indianola<3>
  • Inverness [Sunflower County]
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    • Inverness [Sunflower County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Nichols
    • Estimated population in 2019: 866 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Isola [Humphreys County]
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      • Isola [Humphreys County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of Nichols
      • Estimated population in 2019: 611 people
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    • Itta Bena [Leflore County]
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      • Itta Bena [Leflore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Nichols
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,809 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Itta Bena<3>
    • Jaketown [Humphreys County]
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      • Jaketown [Humphreys County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of Nichols
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    • Mileston [Holmes County]
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      • Mileston [Holmes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Nichols
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    • Moorhead [Sunflower County]
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      • Moorhead [Sunflower County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Nichols
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,063 people
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    • Morgan City [Leflore County]
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      • Morgan City [Leflore County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Nichols
      • Estimated population in 2019: 238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morgan City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Roebuck [Leflore County]
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      • Roebuck [Leflore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Nichols
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    • Sidon [Leflore County]
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      • Sidon [Leflore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Nichols
      • Estimated population in 2019: 464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Tchula [Holmes County]
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      • Tchula [Holmes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Nichols
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
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For more communities neighboring Nichols, please visit our County-by-County Page for Nichols.

Leflore County ...

Nichols is located in Leflore County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Leflore County: Carroll, Grenada, Holmes, Humphreys, Sunflower & Tallahatchie.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Nichols ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Nichols.

Airports Near Nichols ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Nichols and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Nichols.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Nichols.
<2>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 from Point A (ie- Nichols) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nichols. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3179, Longitude: -90.4129       In this case, the coordinates for Nichols have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<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.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Nichols), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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