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Welcome to University Heights ...

University Heights is located in Oktibbeha County.

A typical abbreviation for University Heights: University Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

University Heights is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for University Heights: (662)

Communities near University Heights ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from University Heights and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Adaton   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Artesia   [Map]   427   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Brooksville   [Map]   1,138   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cedar Bluff   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Crawford   [Map]   654   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Griffith   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named University Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named University Heights - they are located in California (3), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (3), Iowa, Montana, New York, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Utah and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around University Heights. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of University Heights. 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 University Heights.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for University Heights ...

Looking for more information about University Heights? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about University Heights? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to University Heights, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for University Heights.

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The Communities of Mississippi

About Oktibbeha County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi: www.ms.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around University Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in University Heights. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- University Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in University Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4507, Longitude: -88.8070     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for University Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for University Heights.

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