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Welcome to Senatobia ...

The city of Senatobia is located in Tate County<1> and is the County Seat for Tate County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Senatobia has a population of 7,610 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Senatobia.

Senatobia is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Senatobia: (662)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Senatobia had an population of 7,610 people. This is a decrease of 6.8% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.89% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Senatobia had a population of 8,165 people (or 28.27% of the total population of Tate County). This makes Senatobia the county's most populous community.

The population of Senatobia represents 0.28% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 45th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,165 people, the population of Senatobia increased 22.19% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,682 people).

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

Adding Senatobia 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 Senatobia 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 Senatobia 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 Senatobia on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Senatobia ...

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

  • Hernando [DeSoto County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hernando
    • Hernando [DeSoto County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Senatobia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hernando have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hernando
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hernando<6>
  • Sardis [Panola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis
    • Sardis [Panola County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Senatobia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,581 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sardis<6>
  • Como [Panola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Como
    • Como [Panola County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Senatobia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,188 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Como
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Como<6>
  • Crenshaw [Panola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crenshaw
    • Crenshaw [Panola County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Senatobia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 845 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crenshaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crenshaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crenshaw<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sledge [Quitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sledge
      • Sledge [Quitman County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Senatobia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 476 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sledge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sledge
    • Coldwater [Tate County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coldwater
      • Coldwater [Tate County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Senatobia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,533 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coldwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coldwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coldwater<6>
    • Antioch [Tate County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Antioch
      • Antioch [Tate County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Senatobia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Antioch
    • Longtown [Panola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longtown
      • Longtown [Panola County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Senatobia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longtown
    • Alphaba [DeSoto County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alphaba
      • Alphaba [DeSoto County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Senatobia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alphaba
    • Aiken [Tate County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aiken
      • Aiken [Tate County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Senatobia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aiken

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Senatobia. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Senatobia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Senatobia ...

Looking for more information about Senatobia? 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 Senatobia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Senatobia.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Tate County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Senatobia. 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 Tate, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Senatobia.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Senatobia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Senatobia) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Senatobia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6072, Longitude: -89.9760       In this case, the coordinates for Senatobia 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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