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Census Data for North Tunica ...

As far as we can tell, North Tunica 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 North Tunica, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Tunica [Tunica County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunica
    • Tunica [Tunica County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of North Tunica
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 864 people. This represents a 16.12% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,030 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tunica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunica
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunica<3>
  • Horseshoe Lake [Crittenden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horseshoe Lake
    • Horseshoe Lake [Crittenden County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of North Tunica
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 272 people. This represents a 6.85% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 292 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horseshoe Lake
  • Newport [DeSoto County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newport
    • Newport [DeSoto County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of North Tunica
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newport came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
  • Helena [Phillips County]
  • Crenshaw [Panola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crenshaw
    • Crenshaw [Panola County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southeast of North Tunica
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 845 people. This represents a 4.52% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 885 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crenshaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crenshaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crenshaw<3>
  • Lula [Coahoma County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lula
    • Lula [Coahoma County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the south of North Tunica
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 249 people. This represents a 16.44% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 298 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lula
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lula<3>
  • Memphis [DeSoto County]
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    • Memphis [DeSoto County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of North Tunica
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis
  • Helena - West Helena [Phillips County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Helena - West Helena
    • Helena - West Helena [Phillips County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of North Tunica
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 10,299 people. This represents a 16.15% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 12,282 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Helena - West Helena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helena - West Helena
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    • Hughes [Saint Francis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hughes
      • Hughes [Saint Francis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the north of North Tunica
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,216 people. This represents a 15.61% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,441 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hughes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hughes<3>
    • West Helena [Phillips County]
    • LaGrange [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for LaGrange
      • LaGrange [Lee County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the west of North Tunica
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 71 people. This represents a 20.22% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 89 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for LaGrange have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on LaGrange
    • Sledge [Quitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sledge
      • Sledge [Quitman County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of North Tunica
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 476 people. This represents a 12.66% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 545 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sledge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sledge
    • Walls [DeSoto County]
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      • Walls [DeSoto County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northeast of North Tunica
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,420 people. This represents a 22.2% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,162 people.
      • Former name for Walls:
      • Alpika
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walls<3>
    • Lexa [Phillips County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lexa
      • Lexa [Phillips County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the west of North Tunica
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 238 people. This represents a 16.78% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 286 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lexa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lexa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexa<3>
    • Marianna [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marianna
      • Marianna [Lee County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the west of North Tunica
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 3,402 people. This represents a 17.33% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 4,115 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marianna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marianna<3>

Tunica County ...

North Tunica is located in Tunica County<5>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for North Tunica ...

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 Tunica County or the community of North Tunica:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to North Tunica:
    • GNIS ID for North Tunica: 1867331
    • GNIS ID for Tunica County: 695792
    • GNIS ID for State of Mississippi: 1779790
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • North Tunica 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 North Tunica.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Tunica County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tunica County: www.tunicacounty.com/

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>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- North Tunica) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for North Tunica. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North Tunica

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Tunica. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7009, Longitude: -90.3782       In this case, the coordinates for North Tunica have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Tunica, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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