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Welcome to Wiggins ...
The location of Wiggins has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wiggins has a population of 4,541 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wiggins.
Wiggins is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Wiggins lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Wiggins: (601) and (769)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wiggins had an population of 4,541 people. This is an increase of 3.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.98% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wiggins had a population of 4,390 people (or 24.68% of the total population of Stone County). This makes Wiggins the county's most populous community.
The population of Wiggins represents 0.15% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 70th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,390 people, the population of Wiggins increased 14.06% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,849 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wiggins.
Communities Also Named Wiggins ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Wiggins: This one is located in Stone County and the other is located in Leake County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 13 communities that are also named Wiggins - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia, Michigan, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas (2), Utah and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wiggins.
Communities near Wiggins ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wiggins.
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 Wiggins. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wiggins.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wiggins. 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 Wiggins.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wiggins. See our Newspapers Page for Wiggins.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wiggins ...
Looking for more information about Wiggins? 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 Wiggins, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wiggins.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021