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Welcome to Rosella ...

Rosella is located in Lawrence County<1>.

Rosella is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Rosella: (601) & (769)<3>

Communities near Rosella ...

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

  • Brookhaven [Lincoln County]
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    • Brookhaven [Lincoln County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Rosella
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,947 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<5>
  • Wesson [Copiah County]
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    • Wesson [Copiah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Rosella
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,722 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wesson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wesson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wesson<5>
  • Monticello [Lawrence County]
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    • Monticello [Lawrence County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Rosella
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,472 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monticello have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monticello<5>
  • Prentiss [Jefferson Davis County]
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    • Prentiss [Jefferson Davis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Rosella
    • Estimated population in 2019: 933 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prentiss have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prentiss<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Hebron [Lawrence County]
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      • New Hebron [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Rosella
      • Estimated population in 2019: 421 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Hebron have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Hebron
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Hebron<5>
    • Beauregard [Copiah County]
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      • Beauregard [Copiah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Rosella
      • Estimated population in 2019: 324 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beauregard have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Georgetown [Copiah County]
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      • Georgetown [Copiah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Rosella
      • Estimated population in 2019: 268 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgetown
    • Silver Creek [Lawrence County]
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      • Silver Creek [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Rosella
      • Estimated population in 2019: 198 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Silver Creek<5>
    • Arm [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arm
      • Arm [Lawrence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Rosella
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arm
    • Grange [Lawrence County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grange
      • Grange [Lawrence County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Rosella
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Grange. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rosella ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Lawrence County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rosella. 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 Lawrence, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rosella - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rosella) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rosella. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rosella

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rosella. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6073, Longitude: -90.1285    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.
<7>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.






















 

 

 

 

 


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