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Welcome to Sidon ...
The location of Sidon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sidon has a population of 468 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sidon.
Sidon is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Sidon lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Sidon: (662)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sidon had an population of 468 people. This is a decrease of 8.06% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 30.36% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sidon had a population of 509 people. This makes Sidon the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Sidon represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 209th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 509 people, the population of Sidon decreased 24.26% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 672 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sidon.
Communities Also Named Sidon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sidon - it's located in Arkansas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sidon.
Communities near Sidon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sidon.
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 Sidon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sidon.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sidon. 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 Sidon.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sidon. See our Newspapers Page for Sidon.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sidon ...
Looking for more information about Sidon? 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 Sidon, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sidon.
Adding Sidon to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Sidon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Sidon was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Sidon on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sidon on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sidon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022