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Welcome to Oaklawn ...

Oaklawn is located in Claiborne County<1>.

The location of Oaklawn has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Oaklawn is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Oaklawn: (601) & (769)<4>

Communities Also Named Oaklawn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Oaklawn - they are located in Arkansas (2), Florida, Georgia (3), Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Michigan, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee (3) and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oaklawn.

Communities near Oaklawn ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oaklawn.

  • Port Gibson [Claiborne County]
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    • Port Gibson [Claiborne County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the south of Oaklawn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,312 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Gibson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Gibson<6>
  • Saint Joseph [Tensas Parish]
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    • Saint Joseph [Tensas Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Oaklawn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 973 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Joseph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Joseph
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<6>
  • Newellton [Tensas Parish]
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    • Newellton [Tensas Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Oaklawn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 963 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newellton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newellton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newellton<6>
  • Yucatan Landing [Tensas Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yucatan Landing
    • Yucatan Landing [Tensas Parish] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Oaklawn
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yucatan Landing
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rocky Springs [Claiborne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Springs
      • Rocky Springs [Claiborne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Oaklawn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Springs
    • Rodney [Jefferson County]
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      • Rodney [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Oaklawn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rodney
    • Carpenter [Copiah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carpenter
      • Carpenter [Copiah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Oaklawn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carpenter
    • Fayette [Jefferson County]
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      • Fayette [Jefferson County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the south of Oaklawn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayette<6>
    • Delta [Madison Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delta
      • Delta [Madison Parish] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the north of Oaklawn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 252 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delta<6>
    • Mound [Madison Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mound
      • Mound [Madison Parish] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the north of Oaklawn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mound have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mound

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Oaklawn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oaklawn.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oaklawn. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Oaklawn.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oaklawn. See our Newspapers Page for Oaklawn.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oaklawn ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Claiborne, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oaklawn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Oaklawn) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oaklawn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0052, Longitude: -90.9979       In this case, the coordinates for Oaklawn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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