Baird, Mississippi

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Baird, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Abandoned store and post office in Baird
Abandoned store and post office in Baird
Baird, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Baird, Mississippi
Baird, Mississippi
Baird, Mississippi is located in the US
Baird, Mississippi
Baird, Mississippi
Coordinates: 33°25′30″N 90°30′00″W / 33.42500°N 90.50000°W / 33.42500; -90.50000Coordinates: 33°25′30″N 90°30′00″W / 33.42500°N 90.50000°W / 33.42500; -90.50000
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Sunflower
Elevation 118 ft (36 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 38751
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 711032[1]

Baird is an unincorporated community located in Sunflower County, Mississippi, United States.

Baird is approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) west of Moorhead and 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Indianola.

History[edit]

The settlement was named for John R. Baird, the former owner of the town site.[2]

In the early 1900s, a station of the Southern Railway was located in Baird.[2] The track has since been removed.

The population in 1900 was 300.[2]

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