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Around Old Union ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Tupelo. It lies just north of Old Union. Tupelo has a population of 38,300 people.<1>.

The next largest community is West Point. It is located about 37 miles [ km] to the south of Old Union and has a population of 10,400 people.

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

  • Bissell [Lee County]
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    • Bissell [Lee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Old Union
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  • Carolina [Itawamba County]
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    • Carolina [Itawamba County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the east of Old Union
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  • Goodford [Pontotoc County]
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    • Goodford [Pontotoc County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Old Union
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  • Greenwood [Itawamba County]
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    • Greenwood [Itawamba County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east of Old Union
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  • Indian Hills [Lee County]
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    • Indian Hills [Lee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the north of Old Union
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  • Mooreville [Lee County]
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    • Mooreville [Lee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Old Union
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    • Nettleton [Lee County]
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      • Nettleton [Lee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Old Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,919 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nettleton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Wren [Monroe County]
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      • New Wren [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Old Union
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    • Okolona [Chickasaw County]
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      • Okolona [Chickasaw County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of Old Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,591 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Okolona<4>
    • Plantersville [Lee County]
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      • Plantersville [Lee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Old Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,137 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plantersville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Richmond [Lee County]
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      • Richmond [Lee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of Old Union
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    • Shannon [Lee County]
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      • Shannon [Lee County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southeast of Old Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,763 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shannon<4>
    • Tupelo [Lee County]
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      • Tupelo [Lee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Old Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 38,312 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tupelo<4>
    • Van Vleet [Chickasaw County]
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      • Van Vleet [Chickasaw County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Old Union
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    • Verona [Lee County]
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      • Verona [Lee County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north of Old Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,232 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Verona 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 Verona<4>

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

Lee County ...

Old Union is located in Lee County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lee County: Chickasaw, Itawamba, Monroe, Pontotoc, Prentiss & Union.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Old Union ...

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 Old Union.

Airports Near Old Union ...

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

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 ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Old Union. 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 Old Union.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Old Union) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Old Union. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1476, Longitude: -88.7367       In this case, the coordinates for Old Union 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 Lee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Old Union), 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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