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Welcome to Wise Gap ...

Wise Gap is located in Monroe County.

Wise Gap is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Wise Gap lies within the (662) area code.

Communities near Wise Gap ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Wise Gap and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaverton (AL)   [Map]   187   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Detroit (AL)   [Map]   227   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sulligent (AL)   [Map]   1,849   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Vernon (AL)   [Map]   1,896   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Aberdeen   [Map]   5,391   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Amory   [Map]   7,067   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wise Gap. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wise Gap. 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 Wise Gap.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wise Gap ...

Looking for more information about Wise Gap? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Wise Gap? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Wise Gap, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Wise Gap.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Wise Gap. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecountyms.org

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wise Gap - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Wise Gap. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wise Gap) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wise Gap. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8990, Longitude: -88.3317     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wise Gap have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wise Gap.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Wise Gap.