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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 290 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The area code for Snow Lake Shores: (662)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Snow Lake Shores had an population of 290 people. This is a decrease of 9.09% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.33% 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 total 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 (which had 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
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Holly Springs
    • Holly Springs is located in Marshall County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,684 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Springs <5>
  • Ripley
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
  • Blue Mountain
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Mountain
    • Blue Mountain is located in Tippah County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 933 people
  • Hickory Flat
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the south)
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Flat
    • Hickory Flat is located in Benton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 555 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hickory Flat <5>
  • Moscow
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
    • Moscow is located in Fayette County (TN)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 549 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moscow <5>
  • Myrtle
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
  • Falkner
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
  • Potts Camp
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Potts Camp
    • Potts Camp is located in Marshall County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 463 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Potts Camp <5>
  • Grand Junction
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Grand Junction
    • Grand Junction is located in Fayette County (TN)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 265 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Junction <5>
  • La Grange
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grange
    • La Grange is located in Fayette County (TN)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 129 people

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.

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 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>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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