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The location of White Plains









Welcome to White Plains ...

White Plains is located in Harrison County.

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

White Plains is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for White Plains: (228)

Communities near White Plains ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Biloxi   [Map]   45,908   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Coalville   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
D'Iberville   [Map]   11,610   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Gautier   [Map]   18,512   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gulfport   [Map]   71,822   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Latimer   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named White Plains ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named White Plains - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia, Illinois (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Nevada, New York, North Carolina (3), South Carolina (3), Tennessee and Virginia.

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

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 White Plains. 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 White Plains. 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 White Plains.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Plains ...

Looking for more information about White Plains? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Mississippi

About Harrison County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County: www.co.harrison.ms.us/

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

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 White Plains - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- White Plains) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Plains. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5558, Longitude: -88.9306     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for White Plains 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 White Plains.

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