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The location of Tylertown

Welcome to Tylertown ...

The town of Tylertown is located in Walthall County and is the County Seat for Walthall County.

The location of Tylertown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Tylertown has a population of 1,464 people<2> (see below for details).

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

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

Area codes for Tylertown: (601) and (769)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tylertown had a population of 1,609 people (which is 10.42% of the total population of Walthall County). This makes Tylertown the county's most populous community.

The population of Tylertown represents 0.05% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 128th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,609 people, the population of Tylertown decreased 15.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,910 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Tylertown had an population of 1,464 people. This is a decrease of 9.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 23.35% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Tylertown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Franklinton   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the South (S) of Tylertown

Located in Washington Parish (LA)

Magnolia   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Tylertown

Located in Pike County

Holmesville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tylertown

Located in Pike County

Mount Hermon   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Tylertown

Located in Washington Parish (LA)

Sartinville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Tylertown

Bacots   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tylertown

Located in Pike County

Sunny Hill   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Tylertown

Located in Washington Parish (LA)

Bear Town   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of Tylertown

Located in Pike County

McComb   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tylertown

Located in Pike County

Osyka   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of Tylertown

Located in Pike County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Tylertown.

Communities Also Named Tylertown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Tylertown - they are located in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Tylertown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tylertown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tylertown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Tylertown:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tylertown ...

Looking for more information about Tylertown? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Tylertown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tylertown.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Walthall County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tylertown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Mississippi:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tylertown.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tylertown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tylertown) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Tylertown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tylertown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tylertown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1174, Longitude: -90.1443     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tylertown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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