Looxahoma, Mississippi

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Looxahoma, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
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Looxahoma, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Looxahoma, Mississippi
Looxahoma, Mississippi
Coordinates: 34°35′50″N 89°50′13″W / 34.59722°N 89.83694°W / 34.59722; -89.83694Coordinates: 34°35′50″N 89°50′13″W / 34.59722°N 89.83694°W / 34.59722; -89.83694
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Tate
Elevation 381 ft (116 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 38668
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 672865[1]

Looxahoma is an unincorporated community in Tate County, Mississippi. Looxahoma is approximately 8 miles (13 km) east of Senatobia and approximately 8 miles (13 km) west of Tyro near Mississippi Highway 4.

Looxahoma was named from Looxahoma Creek, upon which it situated.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Looxahoma, Mississippi
  2. ^ Baca, Keith A. (2007). Native American Place Names in Mississippi. Univ. Press of Mississippi. p. 51. ISBN 978-1-60473-483-6.