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Welcome to Roxie ...
The location of Roxie has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Roxie, you might consider that their post office opened in 1885.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Roxie has a population of 515 people<3> (see below for details).
Roxie is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Roxie lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Roxie had an population of 515 people. This is an increase of 3.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.49% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Roxie had a population of 497 people (or 6.12% of the total population of Franklin County). This makes Roxie the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Roxie represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 211st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 497 people, the population of Roxie decreased 12.65% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 569 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Roxie.
Communities Also Named Roxie ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 5 communities that are also named Roxie - they are located in Iowa, Maine, Missouri, Tennessee and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Roxie.
Communities near Roxie ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Roxie.
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 Roxie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Roxie.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Roxie. 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 Roxie.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Roxie. See our Newspapers Page for Roxie.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roxie ...
Looking for more information about Roxie? 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 Roxie, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Roxie.
Adding Roxie to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Roxie in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Roxie was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Roxie in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Roxie.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024