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Welcome to Seminary ...

The town of Seminary is located in Covington County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Seminary has a population of 301 people<1> (see below for details).

Seminary is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Seminary: (601) & (769)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Seminary had a population of 314 people. This makes Seminary the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Seminary represents 0.01% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 253rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 314 people, the population of Seminary decreased 6.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 335 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Seminary had an population of 301 people. This is a decrease of 4.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.15% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Seminary.

Communities near Seminary ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bassfield   [Map]   216   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Collins   [Map]   2,481   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Ellisville   [Map]   4,549   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hot Coffee   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lux   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mount Olive   [Map]   936   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Seminary.

Communities Also Named Seminary ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Seminary - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois and Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Seminary. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Seminary. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Seminary.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Seminary:

Websites for Seminary ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.covingtonchamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Seminary ...

Looking for more information about Seminary? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Seminary, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Seminary.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Seminary. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Seminary. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Mississippi: www.ms.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Seminary.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Seminary - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Seminary.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Seminary. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Seminary) 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 Seminary. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Seminary

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Seminary. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5584, Longitude: -89.4941     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Seminary have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Seminary.



 
 
 

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