Lake Cormorant, Mississippi

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Lake Cormorant, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Lake Cormorant, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Lake Cormorant, Mississippi
Lake Cormorant, Mississippi
Coordinates: 34°54′15″N 90°12′52″W / 34.90417°N 90.21444°W / 34.90417; -90.21444Coordinates: 34°54′15″N 90°12′52″W / 34.90417°N 90.21444°W / 34.90417; -90.21444
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Desoto
Elevation 207 ft (63 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 38641
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 690253[1]

Lake Cormorant is an unincorporated community located in DeSoto County, Mississippi. Lake Cormorant is adjacent to the town of Walls and 19 miles (31 km) north of North Tunica near U.S. Route 61.

Although an unincorporated community, Lake Cormorant has a post office and a zip code of 38641.

Klack's General Store in Lake Cormorant is where blues singer Son House was recorded for the Library of Congress in 1941.

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Lake Cormorant has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[2]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Lake Cormorant, Mississippi
  2. ^ Climate Summary for Lake Cormorant, Mississippi
  3. ^ Olsen, Ryan; Komara, Edward (2004). Blues Encyclopedia. Routledge. 
  4. ^ "Joe Henderson". Baseball Reference. Retrieved February 2014.