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Rocky Mount, Mississippi
Welcome to Rocky Mount ...
So far, we have found very little information about Rocky Mount. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
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Rocky Mount would have been located within present day Kemper County.
The location of Rocky Mount has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Rocky Mount referred to themselves (known as a demonym), they are believed to have used Rocky Mounter<3>
A typical abbreviation for Rocky Mount: Rocky Mt. (or less commonly used: Rocky Mnt.)
While the community is gone, the present day location for Rocky Mount is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: The area where Rocky Mount was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities near Rocky Mount ...
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Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Rocky Mount and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
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Communities Also Named Rocky Mount ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Rocky Mount - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia, Louisiana, Missouri (2), North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rocky Mount.
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This page was last modified: 15 Jan 2019