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The location of North Tunica









Welcome to North Tunica ...

North Tunica is located in Tunica County.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Tunica: N. Tunica

North Tunica is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

North Tunica lies within the (662) area code.

Communities near North Tunica ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Helena - West Helena (AR)   [Map]   10,701   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Helena (AR)   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Horseshoe Lake (AR)   [Map]   275   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hughes (AR)   [Map]   1,275   N   18 miles [29 km]
Phillips Bayou (AR)   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
West Helena (AR)   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]

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

See 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 North Tunica. 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 North Tunica. 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 North Tunica.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Tunica ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for 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/

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 North Tunica - 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 '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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for North Tunica have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for North Tunica.

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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019