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Welcome to Oldham ...

Oldham is located in Tishomingo County<1>.

Oldham is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Oldham is located in the (662) area code.

Communities Also Named Oldham ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Oldham - they are located in Arkansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nova Scotia, Ohio, South Dakota, Tennessee and Texas (3).

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

Communities near Oldham ...

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

  • Iuka [Tishomingo County]
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    • Iuka [Tishomingo County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Oldham
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,937 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iuka
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iuka<4>
  • Belmont [Tishomingo County]
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    • Belmont [Tishomingo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Oldham
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,988 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belmont<4>
  • Cherokee [Colbert County]
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    • Cherokee [Colbert County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Oldham
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,008 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherokee<4>
  • Burnsville [Tishomingo County]
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    • Burnsville [Tishomingo County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Oldham
    • Estimated population in 2019: 934 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnsville<4>
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    • Glen [Alcorn County]
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      • Glen [Alcorn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Oldham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 414 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen
    • Tishomingo [Tishomingo County]
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      • Tishomingo [Tishomingo County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Oldham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 356 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tishomingo have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tishomingo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tishomingo<4>
    • Waterloo [Lauderdale County]
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      • Waterloo [Lauderdale County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Oldham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterloo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterloo<4>
    • Golden [Tishomingo County]
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      • Golden [Tishomingo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Oldham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 188 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Golden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Golden<4>
    • Paden [Tishomingo County]
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      • Paden [Tishomingo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Oldham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 113 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paden have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paden
    • Caryton [Colbert County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caryton
      • Caryton [Colbert County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Oldham
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caryton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oldham ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Tishomingo County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oldham. 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 Tishomingo, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oldham - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Oldham) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Oldham. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Oldham

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oldham. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7740, Longitude: -88.1283    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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