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Census Data for Old Myrtle ...

As far as we can tell, Old Myrtle has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Old Myrtle, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Myrtle [Union County]
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    • Myrtle [Union County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Old Myrtle
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 498 people. This represents a 1.63% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 490 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Myrtle 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 Myrtle<3>
  • New Albany [Union County]
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    • New Albany [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Old Myrtle
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 8,753 people. This represents a 8.95% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 8,034 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Albany 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 New Albany<3>
  • Hickory Flat [Benton County]
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    • Hickory Flat [Benton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Old Myrtle
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 550 people. This represents a 8.49% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 601 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory Flat 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 Hickory Flat<3>
  • Blue Mountain [Tippah County]
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    • Blue Mountain [Tippah County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Old Myrtle
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 948 people. This represents a 3.04% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 920 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ecru [Pontotoc County]
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    • Ecru [Pontotoc County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Old Myrtle
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,037 people. This represents a 15.87% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 895 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ecru
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ecru<3>
  • Potts Camp [Marshall County]
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    • Potts Camp [Marshall County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Old Myrtle
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 467 people. This represents a 10.71% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 523 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Potts Camp 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 Potts Camp<3>
  • Thaxton [Pontotoc County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thaxton
    • Thaxton [Pontotoc County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the south of Old Myrtle
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 686 people. This represents a 6.69% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 643 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thaxton 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 Thaxton<3>
  • Blue Springs [Union County]
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    • Blue Springs [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Old Myrtle
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 241 people. This represents a 5.7% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 228 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dumas [Tippah County]
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      • Dumas [Tippah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Old Myrtle
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 456 people. This represents a 2.98% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 470 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dumas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ripley [Tippah County]
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      • Ripley [Tippah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Old Myrtle
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 5,273 people. This represents a 2.26% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,395 people.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<3>
    • Pontotoc [Pontotoc County]
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      • Pontotoc [Pontotoc County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the south of Old Myrtle
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 6,169 people. This represents a 9.67% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,625 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pontotoc
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pontotoc<3>
    • Sherman [Pontotoc County]
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      • Sherman [Pontotoc County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Old Myrtle
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 704 people. This represents a 8.31% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 650 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherman 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 Sherman<3>
    • Toccopola [Pontotoc County]
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      • Toccopola [Pontotoc County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the south of Old Myrtle
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 258 people. This represents a 4.88% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 246 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toccopola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Abbeville [Lafayette County]
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      • Abbeville [Lafayette County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Old Myrtle
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 423 people. This represents a 0.95% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 419 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Abbeville 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 Abbeville<3>
    • Ashland [Benton County]
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      • Ashland [Benton County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the north of Old Myrtle
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 519 people. This represents a 8.79% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 569 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<3>

Union County ...

Old Myrtle is located in Union County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Union County.

Miscellaneous Information for Old Myrtle ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Union County or the community of Old Myrtle:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Old Myrtle:
    • GNIS ID for Old Myrtle: 694265
    • GNIS ID for Union County: 695793
    • GNIS ID for State of Mississippi: 1779790
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Old Myrtle is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Old Myrtle.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Union County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Old Myrtle) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Old Myrtle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5276, Longitude: -89.1226       In this case, the coordinates for Old Myrtle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Union, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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