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Welcome to Mengelwood ...

Mengelwood is located in Dyer County<1>.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Mengelwood had a population of 646,889 people.<2> (see below for details).

Mengelwood is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Mengelwood and travel south, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Mengelwood is within the (731) area code.

Websites for Mengelwood ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.ddcc.dyercountychamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Mengelwood, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Mengelwood ...

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

  • Dyersburg [Dyer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dyersburg
    • Dyersburg [Dyer County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Mengelwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,314 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dyersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dyersburg<5>
  • Caruthersville [Pemiscot County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caruthersville
    • Caruthersville [Pemiscot County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Mengelwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,348 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caruthersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caruthersville<5>
  • Newbern [Dyer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newbern
    • Newbern [Dyer County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Mengelwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,292 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newbern have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newbern
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newbern<5>
  • Hayti [Pemiscot County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayti
    • Hayti [Pemiscot County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Mengelwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,501 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hayti have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayti
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayti<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Halls [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halls
      • Halls [Lauderdale County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Mengelwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,067 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halls<5>
    • Steele [Pemiscot County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steele
      • Steele [Pemiscot County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Mengelwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,889 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steele have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steele
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steele<5>
    • Ridgely [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgely
      • Ridgely [Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Mengelwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,623 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgely have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgely
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgely<5>
    • Bruceville [Dyer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bruceville
      • Bruceville [Dyer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Mengelwood
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,453 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bruceville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bruceville
    • Powells Ferry [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powells Ferry
      • Powells Ferry [Lake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Mengelwood
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,319 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powells Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powells Ferry
    • Friendship [Crockett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Friendship
      • Friendship [Crockett County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Mengelwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 664 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Friendship have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Friendship

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mengelwood ...

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

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About Dyer County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Dyer, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mengelwood.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mengelwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Mengelwood) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mengelwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0455, Longitude: -89.5442    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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