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Welcome to Wool Market (aka 'Woolmarket') ...

Wool Market is located in Harrison County<1>.

The community of Wool Market has also been called Woolmarket.

Wool Market is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Wool Market: (228)

Adding Wool Market 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 Wool Market 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 Wool Market 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 Wool Market on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Wool Market ...

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

  • Gulfport [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gulfport
    • Gulfport [Harrison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Wool Market
    • Estimated population in 2019: 71,705 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulfport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulfport<4>
  • Biloxi [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biloxi
    • Biloxi [Harrison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Wool Market
    • Estimated population in 2019: 46,212 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biloxi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Biloxi<4>
  • Ocean Springs [Jackson County]
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    • Ocean Springs [Jackson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Wool Market
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,862 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ocean Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocean Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ocean Springs<4>
  • Long Beach [Harrison County]
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    • Long Beach [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Wool Market
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • D'Iberville [Harrison County]
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      • D'Iberville [Harrison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Wool Market
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,012 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for D'Iberville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on D'Iberville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for D'Iberville<4>
    • Pass Christian [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pass Christian
      • Pass Christian [Harrison County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Wool Market
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,307 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pass Christian have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pass Christian
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pass Christian<4>
    • Beauvoir [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beauvoir
      • Beauvoir [Harrison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Wool Market
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beauvoir
    • Mississippi City [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mississippi City
      • Mississippi City [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Wool Market
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mississippi City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mississippi City
    • North Gulfport [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Gulfport
      • North Gulfport [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Wool Market
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Gulfport have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Gulfport
    • Saint Martin [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Martin
      • Saint Martin [Jackson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Wool Market
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Martin have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Martin

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wool Market ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wool Market. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Harrison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wool Market - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Wool Market) 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 Wool Market. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wool Market

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wool Market. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4681, Longitude: -88.9974    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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