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Welcome to Shuqualak ...

The town of Shuqualak is located in Noxubee County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Shuqualak has a population of 436 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Shuqualak is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Shuqualak: (662)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Shuqualak had an population of 436 people. This is a decrease of 12.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.42% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Shuqualak had a population of 501 people. This makes Shuqualak the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Shuqualak represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 210th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 501 people, the population of Shuqualak decreased 10.85% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 562 people).

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

Adding Shuqualak 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 Shuqualak 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 Shuqualak 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 Shuqualak on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Shuqualak ...

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

  • Macon [Noxubee County]
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    • Macon [Noxubee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Shuqualak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,421 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Macon<6>
  • Brooksville [Noxubee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooksville
    • Brooksville [Noxubee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Shuqualak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,083 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooksville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooksville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooksville<6>
  • De Kalb [Kemper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Kalb
    • De Kalb [Kemper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Shuqualak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,007 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Kalb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Kalb
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Kalb<6>
  • Scooba [Kemper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scooba
    • Scooba [Kemper County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Shuqualak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 686 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scooba have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scooba
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scooba<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Geiger [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geiger
      • Geiger [Sumter County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Shuqualak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 151 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geiger
    • Memphis [Pickens County]
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      • Memphis [Pickens County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Shuqualak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis
    • Mashulaville [Noxubee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mashulaville
      • Mashulaville [Noxubee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Shuqualak
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mashulaville
    • Electric Mills [Kemper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Electric Mills
      • Electric Mills [Kemper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Shuqualak
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Electric Mills
    • Lynville [Kemper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynville
      • Lynville [Kemper County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Shuqualak
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynville
    • Panola [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Panola
      • Panola [Sumter County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Shuqualak
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panola

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shuqualak ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shuqualak. 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 Noxubee, 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 Shuqualak.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shuqualak - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shuqualak) 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 Shuqualak. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Shuqualak

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shuqualak. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9793, Longitude: -88.5693       In this case, the coordinates for Shuqualak 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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