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Walnut Grove, Mississippi
Welcome to Walnut Grove ...
A typical abbreviation for Walnut Grove: Walnut Grv.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Walnut Grove has a population of 1,673 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Walnut Grove.
Walnut Grove is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Walnut Grove lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Walnut Grove: (601) & (769)<4>
The ZIP code for Walnut Grove: 39189<5>
Websites for Walnut Grove ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.leakems.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Walnut Grove, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Walnut Grove had an population of 1,673 people. This is a decrease of 12.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 242.83% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Walnut Grove had a population of 1,911 people (which is 8.03% of the total population of Leake County). This makes Walnut Grove the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Walnut Grove represents 0.06% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 113rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,911 people, the population of Walnut Grove increased 291.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 488 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Walnut Grove.
Adding Walnut Grove 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 Walnut Grove 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 Walnut Grove 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 Walnut Grove on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Walnut Grove ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Walnut Grove: This one is located in Leake County and the other is located in Coahoma County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 69 communities that are also named Walnut Grove - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona, Arkansas (9), British Columbia, California, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois (3), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (4), Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (15), Texas (4), Utah, Virginia (6), Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Walnut Grove.
Communities near Walnut Grove ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Walnut Grove.
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 Walnut Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Walnut Grove.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Walnut Grove. 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 Walnut Grove.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Walnut Grove. See our Newspapers Page for Walnut Grove.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walnut Grove ...
Looking for more information about Walnut Grove? 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 Walnut Grove, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Walnut Grove.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021