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Tanglewood, Mississippi
(Oktibbeha County)

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Welcome to Tanglewood ...

Tanglewood is located in Oktibbeha County<1>.

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

Tanglewood is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Tanglewood is located in the (662) area code.

Communities Also Named Tanglewood ...

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

  • West Point [Clay County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Point
    • West Point [Clay County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Tanglewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,404 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Point<5>
  • Maben [Oktibbeha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maben
    • Maben [Oktibbeha County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Tanglewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 840 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maben have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maben
  • Mathiston [Choctaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mathiston
    • Mathiston [Choctaw County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Tanglewood
    • 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<5>
  • Crawford [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crawford
    • Crawford [Lowndes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Tanglewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 650 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crawford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crawford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crawford<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Artesia [Lowndes County]
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      • Artesia [Lowndes County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Tanglewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 425 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Artesia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Artesia
    • Sturgis [Oktibbeha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sturgis
      • Sturgis [Oktibbeha County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Tanglewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sturgis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sturgis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sturgis<5>
    • Adaton [Oktibbeha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adaton
      • Adaton [Oktibbeha County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Tanglewood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adaton
    • Cedar Bluff [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Bluff
      • Cedar Bluff [Clay County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Tanglewood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
    • Griffith [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griffith
      • Griffith [Clay County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Tanglewood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griffith
    • Pheba [Clay County]

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 ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Oktibbeha County

About Mississippi

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 Oktibbeha, 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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: 33.4779, Longitude: -88.8084       In this case, the coordinates for Tanglewood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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