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Pass Christian, Mississippi
Welcome to Pass Christian ...
The location of Pass Christian has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Pass Christian has a population of 6,307 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Pass Christian.
Pass Christian is near sea level<4>.
Time Zone: Pass Christian lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Pass Christian: (228)
Websites for Pass Christian ...
Official Website: www.ci.pass-christian.ms.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pass Christian had an population of 6,307 people. This is an increase of 36.72% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.13% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pass Christian had a population of 4,613 people. This makes Pass Christian the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Pass Christian represents 0.16% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 66th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,613 people, the population of Pass Christian decreased 29.88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,579 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pass Christian.
Adding Pass Christian to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Pass Christian in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Pass Christian elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pass Christian on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Pass Christian ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pass Christian.
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 Pass Christian. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pass Christian.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pass Christian. 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 Pass Christian.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pass Christian. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Pass Christian.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pass Christian ...
Looking for more information about Pass Christian? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Pass Christian, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pass Christian.
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The official website for Pass Christian: www.ci.pass-christian.ms.us/
The official website for Harrison County: www.co.harrison.ms.us/
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021