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Welcome to Sylvarena ...

The village of Sylvarena is located in Smith County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sylvarena has a population of 106 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Sylvarena is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Sylvarena: (601) and (769)<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sylvarena had an population of 106 people. This is a decrease of 5.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sylvarena had a population of 112 people. This makes Sylvarena the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 112 people, the population of Sylvarena decreased 6.67% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 120 people).

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

Communities near Sylvarena ...

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

  • Bay Springs [Jasper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Springs
    • Bay Springs [Jasper County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Sylvarena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,650 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Springs<7>
  • Raleigh [Smith County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raleigh
    • Raleigh [Smith County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Sylvarena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,390 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raleigh have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raleigh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raleigh<7>
  • Taylorsville [Smith County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorsville
    • Taylorsville [Smith County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Sylvarena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,241 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylorsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylorsville<7>
  • Soso [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soso
    • Soso [Jones County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Sylvarena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 396 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soso
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mize [Smith County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mize
      • Mize [Smith County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Sylvarena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 323 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mize have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mize
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mize<7>
    • Louin [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louin
      • Louin [Jasper County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Sylvarena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 262 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louin
    • Montrose [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montrose
      • Montrose [Jasper County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Sylvarena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montrose
    • Mineral Springs [Smith County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral Springs
      • Mineral Springs [Smith County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Sylvarena
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Springs
    • Hamlet [Jasper County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamlet
      • Hamlet [Jasper County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Sylvarena
    • Stevens [Jasper County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stevens
      • Stevens [Jasper County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Sylvarena

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sylvarena ...

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

Adding Sylvarena to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sylvarena 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 Sylvarena was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Sylvarena on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sylvarena on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Sylvarena

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sylvarena. 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 Smith, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sylvarena.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sylvarena - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Sylvarena) 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 Sylvarena. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SylvarenaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sylvarena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0110, Longitude: -89.3808    
<6>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.
<7>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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