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Poplar Springs, Mississippi
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Welcome to Poplar Springs ...

Poplar Springs is located in Lauderdale County.

A typical abbreviation for Poplar Springs: Poplar Spgs. (or less commonly used: Poplar Spngs. or Poplar Sprngs.)

Poplar Springs is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Poplar Springs: (601) and (769)<2>

Communities near Poplar Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Poplar Springs and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cuba (AL)   [Map]   317   E   18 miles [29 km]
Chunky   [Map]   324   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   499   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hickory   [Map]   526   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Marion   [Map]   1,555   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Poplar Springs.

Communities Also Named Poplar Springs ...

While we believe that this Poplar Springs is located in Lauderdale County, we know of another 6 Mississippi communities named Poplar Springs. Those communities are located in the following counties: Chickasaw, Holmes, Montgomery, Newton, Pontotoc and Union County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 25 communities that are also named Poplar Springs - they are located in Alabama (4), Georgia (3), Maryland, North Carolina (4), South Carolina (2) and Tennessee (5).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Poplar Springs. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Poplar Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Poplar Springs.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Poplar Springs:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Poplar Springs ...

Looking for more information about Poplar Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Poplar Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Poplar Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Poplar Springs.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Poplar Springs. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Poplar Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Lauderdale County: www.lauderdalecounty.org/

The official website for State of Mississippi: www.ms.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Poplar Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Poplar Springs.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Poplar Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Poplar Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Poplar Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4038, Longitude: -88.7020     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Poplar Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Poplar Springs.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Poplar Springs.