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Located in: Lamar County (see below)

Time Zone: Clyde lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Codes: (601), (769)<1>

Elevation: 420 feet [128.02 m] above sea level<2>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

Lat:   31°21'0" N   (or 31.35° N)
Lon:   -89°28'4" W   (or -89.47° W)

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Hattiesburg SW

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Clyde

GNIS ID:   691773
FIPS State / Place Code:   28 / 14570

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About Lamar County

The community of Purvis is the County Seat for Lamar County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Lamar)

Population

2013:<5>     58,801   (5.65% increase since 2010)  
2010:     55,658   (42.46% increase since 2000)
2000:     39,070

Total Area:<6>   500 sq. miles [1,296.1 km²]

Housing Units:<7>   24,070

Official Website:   www.lamarcounty.com/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Lamar

GNIS ID:   695760
FIPS State / County Code:   28 / 073

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Clyde)


About Mississippi

From the US Census

Population

2013:     2,991,207   (0.81% increase since 2010)  
2010:     2,967,297   (4.31% increase since 2000)
2000:     2,844,658

Websites for State of Mississippi

Official Website:   www.ms.gov/
Tourism:   www.visitmississippi.org
Parks:   www.mdwfp.com/
Fishing & Hunting:   www.mdwfp.com/NewSite/Level1/fishing.asp

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Mississippi

GNIS ID:   1779790
FIPS State:   28

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<1>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Clyde.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clyde - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Clyde, rather it may be a prominent feature such as the location of City Hall, the main Post Office, an airport, the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Clyde.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2013.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Clyde. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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