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(Neshoba County)

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Welcome to Pearl River ...

Pearl River is located in Neshoba County<1>.

The location of Pearl River has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Pearl River: Pearl Riv.

Pearl River is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Pearl River: (601) & (769)<4>

Communities Also Named Pearl River ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Pearl River: This one is located in Neshoba County and the other is located in Hancock County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 3 communities that are also named Pearl River - they are located in Louisiana and New York.

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

Communities near Pearl River ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Neshoba County]
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    • Philadelphia [Neshoba County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Pearl River
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,003 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<6>
  • Carthage [Leake County]
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    • Carthage [Leake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Pearl River
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,725 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carthage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage<6>
  • Union [Newton County]
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    • Union [Newton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Pearl River
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,876 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union<6>
  • Walnut Grove [Leake County]
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    • Walnut Grove [Leake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Pearl River
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,658 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut Grove<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Noxapater [Winston County]
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      • Noxapater [Winston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Pearl River
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 434 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noxapater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noxapater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Noxapater<6>
    • Sebastopol [Scott County]
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      • Sebastopol [Scott County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Pearl River
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 273 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sebastopol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sebastopol
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sebastopol<6>
    • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County]
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      • Laurel Hill [Neshoba County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Pearl River
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    • Dowdville [Neshoba County]
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      • Dowdville [Neshoba County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Pearl River
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    • Plattsburg [Winston County]
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      • Plattsburg [Winston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Pearl River
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plattsburg
    • Tucker [Neshoba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tucker
      • Tucker [Neshoba County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Pearl River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tucker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tucker

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pearl River ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pearl River. 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 Neshoba, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pearl River - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pearl River) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Pearl River. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pearl RiverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pearl River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7835, Longitude: -89.2278       In this case, the coordinates for Pearl River have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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