Fitler, Mississippi

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Fitler, Mississippi
Fitler is located in Mississippi
Fitler
Fitler
Fitler is located in the United States
Fitler
Fitler
Coordinates: 32°43′31″N 91°02′01″W / 32.72528°N 91.03361°W / 32.72528; -91.03361Coordinates: 32°43′31″N 91°02′01″W / 32.72528°N 91.03361°W / 32.72528; -91.03361
CountryUnited States
StateMississippi
CountyIssaquena
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
GNIS feature ID691861[1]

Fitler is an unincorporated community in Issaquena County, Mississippi. Fitler is located on Mississippi Highway 1 about 6 miles west of Onward, Mississippi. Fitler had a post office from about 1901 to 1976.[2]

In 2012, a 697.5 lb (316.4 kg) alligator was taken at a hunting camp near Fitler, setting a new Mississippi weight record.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fitler, Mississippi". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Jim Forte Postal History".
  3. ^ "New Record Gator Bagged in MIssissippi". KNOE.COM. September 25, 2012. Archived from the original on February 1, 2014.