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(Newton County)

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Welcome to Tanglewood ...

Tanglewood is located in Newton County<1>.

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

Tanglewood is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Tanglewood: (601) & (769)<4>

Communities Also Named Tanglewood ...

While we believe that this Tanglewood is located in Newton County, we know of another 2 Mississippi communities named Tanglewood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Monroe and Oktibbeha County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 43 communities that are also named Tanglewood - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (2), California, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (3), Illinois (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Maryland (3), Massachusetts, North Carolina (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (5), Tennessee (3), Texas, Utah, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Tanglewood ...

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

  • Forest [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest
    • Forest [Scott County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Tanglewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,536 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest<6>
  • Newton [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
    • Newton [Newton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Tanglewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,155 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<6>
  • Decatur [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
    • Decatur [Newton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Tanglewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,705 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Decatur have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<6>
  • Hickory [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory
    • Hickory [Newton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Tanglewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 529 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hickory have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lake [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake
      • Lake [Newton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Tanglewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 324 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake<6>
    • Louin [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louin
      • Louin [Jasper County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Tanglewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 259 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 south of Tanglewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 135 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montrose
    • Sylvarena [Smith County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sylvarena
      • Sylvarena [Smith County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Tanglewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 104 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sylvarena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylvarena
    • Six Towns [Newton County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Six Towns
      • Six Towns [Newton County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Tanglewood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Six Towns have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Success [Jasper County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Success
      • Success [Jasper County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Tanglewood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Success have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tanglewood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Newton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tanglewood. 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 Newton, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tanglewood - 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 '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- Tanglewood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tanglewood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2757, Longitude: -89.3048       In this case, the coordinates for Tanglewood 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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