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Around Oak Vale ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Hattiesburg. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the east of Oak Vale. Hattiesburg has a population of 45,900 people.<1>.

The next largest community is McComb. It is located about 31 miles [ km] to the southwest of Oak Vale and has a population of 13,000 people.

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

  • Arm [Lawrence County]
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    • Arm [Lawrence County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of Oak Vale
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  • Bassfield [Jefferson Davis County]
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    • Bassfield [Jefferson Davis County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east of Oak Vale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 212 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bassfield have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Columbia [Marion County]
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    • Columbia [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Oak Vale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,837 people
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  • Holmesville [Pike County]
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    • Holmesville [Pike County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the southwest of Oak Vale
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  • Kokomo [Marion County]
  • Monticello [Lawrence County]
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    • Monticello [Lawrence County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Oak Vale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,472 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monticello have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Hebron [Lawrence County]
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      • New Hebron [Lawrence County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the north of Oak Vale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 421 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Hebron have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pinebur [Marion County]
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      • Pinebur [Marion County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the southeast of Oak Vale
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    • Prentiss [Jefferson Davis County]
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      • Prentiss [Jefferson Davis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Oak Vale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 933 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prentiss have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rosella [Lawrence County]
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      • Rosella [Lawrence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Oak Vale
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    • Sartinville [Walthall County]
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      • Sartinville [Walthall County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Oak Vale
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    • Shivers [Simpson County]
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      • Shivers [Simpson County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the north of Oak Vale
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    • Silver Creek [Lawrence County]
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      • Silver Creek [Lawrence County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the north of Oak Vale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 198 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver Creek 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 Silver Creek<4>
    • Sumrall [Lamar County]
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      • Sumrall [Lamar County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the east of Oak Vale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,867 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumrall<4>
    • Tylertown [Walthall County]
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      • Tylertown [Walthall County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the southwest of Oak Vale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,428 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tylertown 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 Tylertown<4>

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

Jefferson Davis County ...

Oak Vale is primarily located in Jefferson Davis County<5>. A portion of Oak Vale extends into Jefferson County and Lawrence County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Jefferson Davis County: Covington, Lamar, Lawrence, Marion & Simpson.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Oak Vale ...

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 Oak Vale.

Airports Near Oak Vale ...

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

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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Jefferson Davis County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oak Vale. 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 Oak Vale.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Oak Vale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oak Vale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4385, Longitude: -89.9645       In this case, the coordinates for Oak Vale 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 Jefferson Davis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Oak Vale), 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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