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Welcome to Slate Springs ...

The village of Slate Springs is located in Calhoun County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Slate Springs: Slate Spgs. (or less commonly used: Slate Spngs. or Slate Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Slate Springs has a population of 104 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Slate Springs is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Slate Springs is located in the (662) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Slate Springs had an population of 104 people. This is a decrease of 5.45% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.05% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Slate Springs had a population of 110 people. This makes Slate Springs the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 110 people, the population of Slate Springs decreased 9.09% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 121 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Slate Springs.

Communities Also Named Slate Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Slate Springs - it's located in Tennessee.

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

Communities near Slate Springs ...

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

  • Eupora [Webster County]
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    • Eupora [Webster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Slate Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,005 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eupora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eupora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eupora<6>
  • Bruce [Calhoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bruce
    • Bruce [Calhoun County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Slate Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,818 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bruce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bruce
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bruce<6>
  • Calhoun City [Calhoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhoun City
    • Calhoun City [Calhoun County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Slate Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,668 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calhoun City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calhoun City<6>
  • Vardaman [Calhoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vardaman
    • Vardaman [Calhoun County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Slate Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,279 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vardaman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vardaman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vardaman<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Derma [Calhoun County]
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      • Derma [Calhoun County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Slate Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 974 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Derma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derma
    • Mathiston [Choctaw County]
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      • Mathiston [Choctaw County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Slate Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 664 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mathiston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mathiston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mathiston<6>
    • Mantee [Webster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mantee
      • Mantee [Webster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Slate Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 214 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mantee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mantee
    • Pittsboro [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsboro
      • Pittsboro [Calhoun County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Slate Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsboro
    • Big Creek [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Creek
      • Big Creek [Calhoun County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Slate Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 147 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Creek
    • Walthall [Webster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walthall
      • Walthall [Webster County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Slate Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 138 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walthall

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Slate Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Calhoun County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Slate Springs. 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 Calhoun, 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 Slate Springs.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Slate Springs - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Slate Springs) 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 Slate Springs. 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 Slate Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Slate Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7417, Longitude: -89.3753       In this case, the coordinates for Slate Springs 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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