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Around Nile ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Canton. It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the southwest of Nile. Canton has a population of 12,100 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Philadelphia. It is located about 26 miles [ km] to the southeast of Nile and has a population of 7,100 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Nile.<2>

  • Carthage [Leake County]
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    • Carthage [Leake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south of Nile
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,782 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage<4>
  • Dowdville [Neshoba County]
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    • Dowdville [Neshoba County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the southeast of Nile
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  • Durant [Holmes County]
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    • Durant [Holmes County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the northwest of Nile
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,262 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durant have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durant<4>
  • Ethel [Attala County]
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    • Ethel [Attala County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the north of Nile
    • Estimated population in 2019: 385 people
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  • Kosciusko [Attala County]
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    • Kosciusko [Attala County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Nile
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,720 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kosciusko have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kosciusko
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kosciusko<4>
  • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County]
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    • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the southeast of Nile
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    • McCool [Attala County]
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      • McCool [Attala County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Nile
      • Estimated population in 2019: 124 people
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    • Newport [Attala County]
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      • Newport [Attala County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the west of Nile
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newport have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pearl River [Neshoba County]
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      • Pearl River [Neshoba County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the southeast of Nile
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearl River have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Possumneck [Attala County]
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      • Possumneck [Attala County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the northwest of Nile
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    • Redwater [Leake County]
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      • Redwater [Leake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the south of Nile
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redwater have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sallis [Attala County]
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      • Sallis [Attala County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of Nile
      • Estimated population in 2019: 128 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sallis have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sallis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sallis<4>
    • Standing Pine [Leake County]
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      • Standing Pine [Leake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the south of Nile
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Standing Pine have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Tuscola [Leake County]
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      • Tuscola [Leake County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the south of Nile
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    • West [Holmes County]
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      • West [Holmes County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Nile
      • Estimated population in 2019: 149 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West<4>

For more communities neighboring Nile, please visit our County-by-County Page for Nile.

Attala County ...

Nile is located in Attala County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Attala County: Carroll, Choctaw, Holmes, Leake, Madison, Montgomery, Neshoba, Winston & Yazoo.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Nile ...

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 Nile.

Airports Near Nile ...

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 Nile and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Nile.

Websites We Enjoy ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Attala County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Nile. 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 Nile.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nile) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nile. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9460, Longitude: -89.5167       In this case, the coordinates for Nile 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 Attala, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Nile), 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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