RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Snow Lake Shores, Mississippi

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other MS
Communities

















Welcome to Snow Lake Shores ...

The town of Snow Lake Shores is located in Benton County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Snow Lake Shores: Snow Lk. Shrs.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Snow Lake Shores has a population of 289 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Snow Lake Shores.

Snow Lake Shores is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Snow Lake Shores is within the (662) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Snow Lake Shores had an population of 289 people. This is a decrease of 9.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Snow Lake Shores had a population of 319 people. This makes Snow Lake Shores the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Snow Lake Shores represents 0.01% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 248th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 319 people, the population of Snow Lake Shores increased 6.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 300 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Snow Lake Shores.

Communities near Snow Lake Shores ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Snow Lake Shores.

  • Holly Springs [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Springs
    • Holly Springs [Marshall County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Snow Lake Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,798 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Springs<6>
  • Ripley [Tippah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripley
    • Ripley [Tippah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Snow Lake Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,273 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<6>
  • Blue Mountain [Tippah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Mountain
    • Blue Mountain [Tippah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Snow Lake Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 948 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Mountain
  • Walnut [Tippah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut
    • Walnut [Tippah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Snow Lake Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 754 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Moscow [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
      • Moscow [Fayette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Snow Lake Shores
      • Estimated population in 2019: 557 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moscow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moscow<6>
    • Hickory Flat [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Flat
      • Hickory Flat [Benton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Snow Lake Shores
      • Estimated population in 2019: 550 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory Flat have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Flat
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hickory Flat<6>
    • Myrtle [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myrtle
      • Myrtle [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Snow Lake Shores
      • Estimated population in 2019: 498 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Myrtle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myrtle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myrtle<6>
    • Falkner [Tippah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falkner
      • Falkner [Tippah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Snow Lake Shores
      • Estimated population in 2019: 489 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falkner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falkner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falkner<6>
    • Potts Camp [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Potts Camp
      • Potts Camp [Marshall County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Snow Lake Shores
      • Estimated population in 2019: 467 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Potts Camp have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Potts Camp
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Potts Camp<6>
    • Grand Junction [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Junction
      • Grand Junction [Fayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Snow Lake Shores
      • Estimated population in 2019: 271 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Junction
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Junction<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Snow Lake Shores ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Mississippi

About Benton County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Snow Lake Shores. 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 Benton, 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 Snow Lake Shores.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Snow Lake Shores - 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- Snow Lake Shores) 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 Snow Lake Shores. 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 Snow Lake Shores

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snow Lake Shores. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8239, Longitude: -89.2383       In this case, the coordinates for Snow Lake Shores 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021