Holcomb, Mississippi

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Holcomb, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Holcomb, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Holcomb, Mississippi
Holcomb, Mississippi
Coordinates: 33°45′40″N 89°58′33″W / 33.76111°N 89.97583°W / 33.76111; -89.97583Coordinates: 33°45′40″N 89°58′33″W / 33.76111°N 89.97583°W / 33.76111; -89.97583
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Grenada
Elevation 194 ft (59 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 38929
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 671276[1]

Holcomb is an unincorporated community located in Grenada County, Mississippi and part of the Grenada Micropolitan Statistical Area . Holcomb is approximately 10 miles (16 km) west of Grenada and 14 miles (23 km) east of Philipp at the intersection of Mississippi Highway 7 & Mississippi Highway 8.

Although an unincorporated community, Holcomb has a post office and a zip code of 38940.


The community was founded in 1901 on land that once was the home site of Choctaw Indian Chief Isaac Perry.


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

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