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Welcome to Miston ...

Miston is located in Dyer County<1>.

The location of Miston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Miston is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The area code for Miston: (731)

Websites for Miston ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Miston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Miston - it's located in Mississippi.

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

Communities near Miston ...

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

  • Mengelwood [Dyer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mengelwood
    • Mengelwood [Dyer County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Miston
    • Estimated population in 2014: 656,861 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mengelwood
  • Dyersburg [Dyer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dyersburg
    • Dyersburg [Dyer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Miston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,314 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dyersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dyersburg<5>
  • Churchton [Dyer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Churchton
    • Churchton [Dyer County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Miston
    • Estimated population in 2014: 6,752 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Churchton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Churchton
  • Caruthersville [Pemiscot County]
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    • Tiptonville [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tiptonville
      • Tiptonville [Lake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Miston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,971 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tiptonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tiptonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tiptonville<5>
    • Newbern [Dyer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newbern
      • Newbern [Dyer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Miston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,292 people
      • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Miston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,501 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hayti have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayti
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayti<5>
    • Ridgely [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgely
      • Ridgely [Lake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Miston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,623 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgely have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Miston
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,453 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bruceville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Miston
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,319 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powells Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powells Ferry

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Miston ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About Dyer County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Miston. 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>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Miston - 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 from Point A (ie- Miston) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Miston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1648, Longitude: -89.4904       In this case, the coordinates for Miston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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