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Welcome to Pelahatchie ...
The location of Pelahatchie has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Pelahatchie has a population of 1,382 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Pelahatchie.
Pelahatchie is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Pelahatchie lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Pelahatchie: (601) and (769)<5>
Websites for Pelahatchie ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.rankinchamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Pelahatchie, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pelahatchie had an population of 1,382 people. This is an increase of 3.6% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.41% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pelahatchie had a population of 1,334 people. This makes Pelahatchie the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Pelahatchie represents 0.04% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 138th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,334 people, the population of Pelahatchie decreased 8.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,461 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pelahatchie.
Adding Pelahatchie 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 Pelahatchie 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 Pelahatchie 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 Pelahatchie on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Pelahatchie ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pelahatchie.
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 Pelahatchie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pelahatchie.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pelahatchie. 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 Pelahatchie.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pelahatchie. See our Newspapers Page for Pelahatchie.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pelahatchie ...
Looking for more information about Pelahatchie? 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 Pelahatchie, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pelahatchie.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pelahatchie. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Rankin County: www.rankincounty.org/
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021