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Welcome to Oakley ...

Oakley is located in Hinds County<1>.

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

Oakley is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Oakley: (601) and (769)<4>

Communities Also Named Oakley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Oakley - they are located in Alabama, California, Delaware, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah (2), Virginia (3), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Oakley ...

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

  • Jackson [Hinds County]
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    • Jackson [Hinds County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Oakley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 160,628 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<6>
  • Clinton [Hinds County]
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    • Clinton [Hinds County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Oakley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,440 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<6>
  • Byram [Hinds County]
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    • Byram [Hinds County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Oakley
    • Estimated population in 2015: 11,509 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byram<6>
  • Crystal Springs [Copiah County]
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    • Crystal Springs [Copiah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Oakley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,715 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal Springs<6>
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    • Raymond [Hinds County]
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      • Raymond [Hinds County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Oakley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymond<6>
    • Terry [Hinds County]
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      • Terry [Hinds County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Oakley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,227 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Terry<6>
    • Edwards [Hinds County]
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      • Edwards [Hinds County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Oakley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,005 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edwards<6>
    • Utica [Hinds County]
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      • Utica [Hinds County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Oakley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 883 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Utica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Utica<6>
    • Bolton [Hinds County]
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      • Bolton [Hinds County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Oakley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Learned [Hinds County]
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      • Learned [Hinds County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the southwest of Oakley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Learned have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Learned
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Learned<6>

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 Oakley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oakley.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oakley. 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 Oakley.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Hinds County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hinds County: www.co.hinds.ms.us/

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 Hinds, 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 Oakley - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oakley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oakley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2176, Longitude: -90.5032       In this case, the coordinates for Oakley 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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