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Welcome to Webb ...

The town of Webb is located in Tallahatchie County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Webb has a population of 478 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Webb.

Webb is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Webb is located in the (662) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Webb had an population of 478 people. This is a decrease of 15.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.57% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Webb had a population of 565 people. This makes Webb the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Webb represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 199th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 565 people, the population of Webb decreased 3.75% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 587 people).

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

Adding Webb 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 Webb 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 Webb 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 Webb on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Webb ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Webb - they are located in Alabama, Arizona (2), Georgia (2), Idaho (2), Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Maine, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Texas (3), Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Webb ...

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

  • Tutwiler [Tallahatchie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tutwiler
    • Tutwiler [Tallahatchie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Webb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,416 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tutwiler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tutwiler<6>
  • Ruleville [Sunflower County]
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    • Ruleville [Sunflower County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Webb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,557 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruleville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ruleville<6>
  • Charleston [Tallahatchie County]
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    • Charleston [Tallahatchie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Webb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charleston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleston<6>
  • Drew [Sunflower County]
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    • Drew [Sunflower County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Webb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,608 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drew
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drew<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lambert [Quitman County]
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      • Lambert [Quitman County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Webb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lambert
    • Crowder [Panola County]
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      • Crowder [Panola County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Webb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crowder have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crowder
    • Glendora [Tallahatchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendora
      • Glendora [Tallahatchie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Webb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 132 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glendora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendora<6>
    • Swan Lake [Tallahatchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swan Lake
      • Swan Lake [Tallahatchie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Webb
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swan Lake
    • Rome [Sunflower County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rome
      • Rome [Sunflower County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Webb
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
    • Vance [Quitman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vance
      • Vance [Quitman County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Webb
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vance

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Webb ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Mississippi

About Tallahatchie County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Webb. 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 Tallahatchie, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Webb.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Webb - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Webb) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Webb. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9478, Longitude: -90.3463       In this case, the coordinates for Webb have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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