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Vancleave, Mississippi

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The location of Vancleave

Welcome to Vancleave ...

Vancleave is located in Jackson County.

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

Vancleave is near sea level<2>.

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

Vancleave is within the boundaries of the (228) area code.

Communities near Vancleave ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Vancleave and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Biloxi   [Map]   45,908   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Brewton - Historic   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Coll Town   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
D'Iberville   [Map]   11,610   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gautier   [Map]   18,512   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hickory Hills   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

See 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 Vancleave. 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 Vancleave. 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 Vancleave.

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

Websites for Vancleave ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vancleave ...

Looking for more information about Vancleave? 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 Vancleave, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Vancleave.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Vancleave) 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 Vancleave. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vancleave

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vancleave. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5405, Longitude: -88.6875     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Vancleave have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Vancleave.

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