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Census Data for Palo Alto ...

As far as we can tell, Palo Alto 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 Palo Alto, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • West Point [Clay County]
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    • West Point [Clay County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Palo Alto
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 10,404 people. This represents a 7.99% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 11,307 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Point<2>
  • Mantee [Webster County]
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    • Mantee [Webster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the west of Palo Alto
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 214 people. This represents a 7.76% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 232 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mantee have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mantee
  • Starkville [Oktibbeha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Starkville
    • Starkville [Oktibbeha County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the south of Palo Alto
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 25,653 people. This represents a 7.39% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 23,888 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Starkville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Starkville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Starkville<2>
  • Woodland [Chickasaw County]
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    • Woodland [Chickasaw County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Palo Alto
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 129 people. This represents a 3.2% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 125 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Aberdeen [Monroe County]
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    • Aberdeen [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Palo Alto
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 5,205 people. This represents a 7.25% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,612 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<2>
  • Houston [Chickasaw County]
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    • Houston [Chickasaw County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northwest of Palo Alto
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 3,427 people. This represents a 5.41% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 3,623 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houston<2>
  • Maben [Oktibbeha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maben
    • Maben [Oktibbeha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of Palo Alto
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 840 people. This represents a 3.56% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 871 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maben have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maben
  • Artesia [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Artesia
    • Artesia [Lowndes County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Palo Alto
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 425 people. This represents a 3.41% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 440 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Artesia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mathiston [Choctaw County]
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      • Mathiston [Choctaw County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Palo Alto
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 664 people. This represents a 4.87% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 698 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mathiston 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 Mathiston<2>
    • Okolona [Chickasaw County]
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      • Okolona [Chickasaw County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the north of Palo Alto
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,591 people. This represents a 3.75% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,692 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Okolona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Okolona<2>
    • Columbus [Lowndes County]
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      • Columbus [Lowndes County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Palo Alto
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 23,573 people. This represents a 0.28% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 23,640 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus<2>
    • Vardaman [Calhoun County]
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      • Vardaman [Calhoun County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Palo Alto
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,279 people. This represents a 2.81% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,316 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vardaman have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vardaman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vardaman<2>
    • Amory [Monroe County]
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      • Amory [Monroe County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Palo Alto
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 6,794 people. This represents a 7.14% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 7,316 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amory have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amory
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amory<2>
    • Caledonia [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caledonia
      • Caledonia [Lowndes County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the east of Palo Alto
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,058 people. This represents a 1.63% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,041 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caledonia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caledonia<2>
    • New Houlka [Chickasaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Houlka
      • New Houlka [Chickasaw County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Palo Alto
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 607 people. This represents a 3.04% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 626 people.
      • Former name for New Houlka:
      • Houlka
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Houlka
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Houlka<2>

Clay County ...

Palo Alto is located in Clay County<4>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Palo Alto ...

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 Clay County or the community of Palo Alto:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Palo Alto:
    • GNIS ID for Palo Alto: 684787
    • GNIS ID for Clay County: 695737
    • GNIS ID for State of Mississippi: 1779790
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Palo Alto 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 Palo Alto.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Palo Alto. 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 from Point A (ie- Palo Alto) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Palo Alto. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6807, Longitude: -88.8001       In this case, the coordinates for Palo Alto have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Clay, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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