Tie Plant, Mississippi

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Tie Plant, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Tie Plant is located in Mississippi
Tie Plant
Tie Plant
Tie Plant is located in the US
Tie Plant
Tie Plant
Coordinates: 33°44′29″N 89°47′24″W / 33.74139°N 89.79000°W / 33.74139; -89.79000Coordinates: 33°44′29″N 89°47′24″W / 33.74139°N 89.79000°W / 33.74139; -89.79000
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Grenada
Elevation 200 ft (60 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 38960
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 678754[1]

Tie Plant is an unincorporated community located in Grenada County, Mississippi and part of the Grenada Micropolitan Statistical Area . Tie Plant is approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) south of Grenada and approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) north of Glenwild along U.S. Route 51. Although an unincorporated community, Tie Plant has a zip code of 38960.

The community was named for the production of railroad ties near the original town site.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Tie Plant, Mississippi
  2. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 131.