Holcomb, Mississippi

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Holcomb, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Holcomb, Mississippi is located in 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
CountryUnited States
StateMississippi
CountyGrenada
Elevation194 ft (59 m)
Time zoneCentral (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code38929
Area code(s)662
GNIS feature ID671276[1]
 
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Holcomb, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Holcomb, Mississippi is located in 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
CountryUnited States
StateMississippi
CountyGrenada
Elevation194 ft (59 m)
Time zoneCentral (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code38929
Area code(s)662
GNIS feature ID671276[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.

History[edit]

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

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, Holcomb has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[2]

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