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Oktibbeha, Mississippi
(Kemper County)

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Around Oktibbeha ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Meridian. It is located about 16 miles [25 km] to the southeast of where Oktibbeha would have been located. Meridian has a population of 36,300 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Philadelphia. It is located about 22 miles [ km] to the northwest of Oktibbeha and has a population of 7,100 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

  • Bailey [Lauderdale County]
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    • Bailey [Lauderdale County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Oktibbeha
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  • Bogue Chitto [Neshoba County]
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    • Bogue Chitto [Neshoba County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the northwest of Oktibbeha
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bogue Chitto have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Chunky [Newton County]
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    • Chunky [Newton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the south of Oktibbeha
    • Estimated population in 2019: 315 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chunky<4>
  • Collinsville [Lauderdale County]
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    • Collinsville [Lauderdale County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Oktibbeha
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collinsville 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 Collinsville<4>
  • Daleville [Lauderdale County]
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    • Daleville [Lauderdale County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Oktibbeha
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  • De Kalb [Kemper County]
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    • De Kalb [Kemper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Oktibbeha
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,007 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Kalb have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • House [Neshoba County]
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      • House [Neshoba County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of Oktibbeha
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    • Lynville [Kemper County]
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      • Lynville [Kemper County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the north of Oktibbeha
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    • Marion [Lauderdale County]
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      • Marion [Lauderdale County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Oktibbeha
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion 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 Marion<4>
    • Martin [Lauderdale County]
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      • Martin [Lauderdale County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Oktibbeha
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    • Meridian [Lauderdale County]
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      • Meridian [Lauderdale County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Oktibbeha
      • Estimated population in 2019: 36,347 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meridian<4>
    • Nellieburg [Lauderdale County]
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      • Nellieburg [Lauderdale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the south of Oktibbeha
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nellieburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Suqualena [Lauderdale County]
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      • Suqualena [Lauderdale County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of Oktibbeha
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    • Tucker [Neshoba County]
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      • Tucker [Neshoba County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Oktibbeha
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tucker have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Union [Neshoba County]
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      • Union [Neshoba County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the west of Oktibbeha
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,897 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union 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 Union<4>

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

Kemper County ...

Oktibbeha would have been located within present day Kemper County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Kemper County: Sumter (AL), Lauderdale, Neshoba, Noxubee & Winston.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Oktibbeha ...

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 Oktibbeha.

Airports Near Oktibbeha ...

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

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 ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Kemper County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Oktibbeha.
<2>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- Oktibbeha) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oktibbeha. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5815, Longitude: -88.8070       In this case, the coordinates for Oktibbeha 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 Kemper, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Oktibbeha), 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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