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Welcome to Sand Hill ...

Sand Hill is located in Greene County<1>.

The location of Sand Hill has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Sand Hill is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Sand Hill: (601) and (769)<4>

Communities Also Named Sand Hill ...

While we believe that this Sand Hill is located in Greene County, we know of another 4 Mississippi communities named Sand Hill. Those communities are located in the following counties: Attala, Copiah, Jones and Rankin County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 42 communities that are also named Sand Hill - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (5), Kentucky (4), Manitoba, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Missouri, New Brunswick, New York (4), North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, Tennessee, Texas (2) and West Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sand Hill.

Communities near Sand Hill ...

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

  • Richton [Perry County]
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    • Richton [Perry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Sand Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,008 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richton<6>
  • Beaumont [Perry County]
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    • Beaumont [Perry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Sand Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 914 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaumont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
  • Leakesville [Greene County]
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    • Leakesville [Greene County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Sand Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 894 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leakesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leakesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leakesville<6>
  • New Augusta [Perry County]
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    • New Augusta [Perry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Sand Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 601 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Augusta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Augusta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Augusta<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • State Line [Greene County]
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      • State Line [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Sand Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 556 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for State Line have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on State Line
    • McLain [Greene County]
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      • McLain [Greene County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Sand Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McLain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McLain
    • Carson City [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carson City
      • Carson City [Greene County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Sand Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carson City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carson City
    • Mulberry [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mulberry
      • Mulberry [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Sand Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mulberry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mulberry
    • Clark [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clark
      • Clark [Greene County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Sand Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clark
    • Clara [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clara
      • Clara [Wayne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Sand Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clara

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sand Hill ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sand Hill. 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 Greene, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sand Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sand Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sand Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3468, Longitude: -88.7636       In this case, the coordinates for Sand Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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