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Welcome to Sandersville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sandersville has a population of 728 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sandersville.
Sandersville is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Sandersville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Sandersville: (601) & (769)<4>
The ZIP code for Sandersville: 39477<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sandersville had an population of 728 people. This is a decrease of 0.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.73% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sandersville had a population of 731 people. This makes Sandersville the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Sandersville represents 0.02% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 180th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 731 people, the population of Sandersville decreased 7.35% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 789 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sandersville.
Adding Sandersville to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Sandersville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Sandersville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sandersville on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Sandersville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Sandersville - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sandersville.
Communities near Sandersville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sandersville.
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 Sandersville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sandersville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sandersville. 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 Sandersville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sandersville. See our Newspapers Page for Sandersville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sandersville ...
Looking for more information about Sandersville? 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 Sandersville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sandersville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021