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Welcome to Tibbee ...

Tibbee is located in Clay County<1>.

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

Tibbee is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Tibbee lies within the (662) area code.

Adding Tibbee to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Tibbee in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Tibbee elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Tibbee ...

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

  • Starkville [Oktibbeha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Starkville
    • Starkville [Oktibbeha County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Tibbee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,653 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Starkville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Starkville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Starkville<5>
  • Columbus [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbus
    • Columbus [Lowndes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Tibbee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,573 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus<5>
  • West Point [Clay County]
  • Crawford [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crawford
    • Crawford [Lowndes County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Tibbee
    • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Artesia
      • Artesia [Lowndes County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Tibbee
      • 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
    • Bent Oak [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bent Oak
      • Bent Oak [Lowndes County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Tibbee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bent Oak
    • Clayton Village [Oktibbeha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton Village
      • Clayton Village [Oktibbeha County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Tibbee
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton Village
    • Vinton [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
      • Vinton [Clay County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Tibbee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Cedar Bluff [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Bluff
      • Cedar Bluff [Clay County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Tibbee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
    • Abbott [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbott
      • Abbott [Clay County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Tibbee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbott

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tibbee ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Mississippi

About Clay County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tibbee. 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 Clay, 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 Tibbee - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tibbee) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tibbee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5285, Longitude: -88.6314       In this case, the coordinates for Tibbee 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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