Rudyard, Mississippi

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Rudyard, Mississippi
RudyardMSHighwaySign.jpg
Rudyard is located in Mississippi
Rudyard
Rudyard
Rudyard is located in the United States
Rudyard
Rudyard
Coordinates: 34°20′06″N 90°32′12″W / 34.33500°N 90.53667°W / 34.33500; -90.53667Coordinates: 34°20′06″N 90°32′12″W / 34.33500°N 90.53667°W / 34.33500; -90.53667
CountryUnited States
StateMississippi
CountyCoahoma
Elevation
164 ft (50 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)662
GNIS feature ID692192[1]

Rudyard is an unincorporated community located near U.S. Route 61 in Coahoma County, Mississippi.

Rudyard is 10 miles north of Clarksdale and 2 miles south of Coahoma along Old Highway 61.

Notable residents[edit]

Joseph H. Jackson, a Pastor and the longest serving President of the National Baptist Convention, was born in Rudyard.

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