Lake Cormorant, Mississippi

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Lake Cormorant, Mississippi
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Lake Cormorant is located in Mississippi
Lake Cormorant
Lake Cormorant
Lake Cormorant is located in the United States
Lake Cormorant
Lake Cormorant
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
CountryUnited States
StateMississippi
CountyDesoto
Elevation
207 ft (63 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
38641
Area code(s)662
GNIS feature ID690253[1]

Lake Cormorant is an unincorporated community located in DeSoto County, Mississippi, United States. 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]

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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 14, 2014.