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Information about Meridian

The city of Meridian is located in the state of Mississippi. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Meridian City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.3 / 5 for Meridian by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Meridian’s Administration

Address of Meridian mayorMeridianCity hall Meridian
PO Box 1430

Meridian MS 39302
United States

http://www.meridianms.org
city hall phone number+1 601-485-1927
city hall fax number+1 601-485-1911
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Meridian MS official websitewww.meridianms.org
Meridian town mayorCheri Merritt Barry

Meridian town demography

Name of Meridian town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants39 968 population6 / 954
Meridian town population density733,3 pop/sq mi (283,1 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Meridian, MS

How to get a passport in Meridian MS ? There are 1 passport offices in Meridian, try one of these
Name Street Phone
MERIDIAN MAIN POST OFFICE2100 9TH STREET6016932581

Schools in Meridian MS

Elementary schools in Meridian

Clarkdale Elementary School

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 383

Crestwood Elementary School

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 334

Northeast Lauderdale Elementary

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 816

Oakland Heights Elementary School

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 496

Parkview Elementary School

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 496

Poplar Springs Elementary School

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 504

Southeast Lauderdale Elementary

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 495

T J Harris Elementary

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 636

West Hills Elementary School

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 538

West Lauderdale Elementary School

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 750

Middle schools in Meridian

Clarkdale Middle School

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : 5, High grade : 8
Students : 347

George Washington Carver Middle

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 341

Magnolia Middle School

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 326

Northeast Lauderdale Middle School

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : 5, High grade : 8
Students : 665

Northwest Junior High School

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 461

Southeast Lauderdale Middle School

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : 5, High grade : 8
Students : 417

High schools in Meridian

Clarkdale High School

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 275

Meridian High School

District of Meridian Public Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1425

Northeast Lauderdale High School

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 614

Southeast Lauderdale High School

District of Lauderdale County School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 414

Private schools in Meridian

Calvary Christian School

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 100

Community Christian School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 30

Lamar School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 571

St Patrick Elementary School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 7
Students : 131

The Pentecostal Christian Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 53

Schools near Meridian

The top 3 most popular banks in Meridian

There are 33 bank branches in Meridian.
The Citizens National Bank of Meridian is the most popular bank in town with 8, followed by Great Southern Bank with 5 and then Regions Bank with 4.

Find below all banks in Meridian :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
The Citizens National Bank of Meridian8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Great Southern Bank5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Regions Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Trustmark National Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
BankPlus3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Commercial Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Citizens Bank of Philadelphia, Mississippi2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Community Bank of Mississippi2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pike National Bank1Limited Service Consumer Credit Office
First State Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Woodforest National Bank1Full Service Retail Office


More info about banks in Meridian

Meridian town administrative number

Meridian town code2846640
Meridian town postcode39302

Information about Meridian

Cities twinned with MeridianCurrently, the town Meridian isn’t twinned
Town’s namesake
Natural parkMeridian isn't a part of any natural park

Meridian town territory

Meridian town area54,51 sq mi (141,17 km²)
Meridian town altitude381 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 32.3842
Longitude: -88.6894
Latitude: 32° 23' 3'' North
Longitude: 88° 41' 22'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

Meridian town demography

Name of Meridian town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants39 968 population6 / 954
Meridian town population density733,3 pop/sq mi (283,1 pop/km²)

Meridian town’s neighbouring towns

Meridian neighbouring towns
DecaturMarionMarion
ChunkyNeighbouring townsMarion
ChunkyChunkyLisman
Meridian neighbouring towns
Marion 6.1 kmChunky 23.5 kmEnterprise 26.4 km
Stonewall 29.5 kmCuba 30.2 kmHickory 32.1 km
Quitman 38.3 kmYork 39.6 kmDecatur 40 km
Pachuta 42.1 kmDe Kalb 43.4 kmNewton 43.5 km
Lisman 44.9 kmUnion 45.1 km 

Distance between Meridian and country’s main cities

New York City : 1606 kmLos Angeles : 2765 kmChicago : 1056 km
Houston : 701 km closestPhiladelphia : 1482 kmPhoenix : 2184 km
San Antonio : 993 kmSan Diego : 2660 kmDallas : 759 km
San Jose : 3060 kmJacksonville : 706 kmIndianapolis : 854 km
San Francisco : 3167 kmAustin : 892 kmColumbus : 989 km

Hotel offers in Meridian

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Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn Meridian
Hampton Inn Meridian
Address : 103 US Highway 11 & 80 116
This Hampton Inn is just off I-20 and I-59, and a 5-minute drive from downtown Meridian. It serves a hot, buffet-style breakfast every morning and features an outdoor pool.
Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Meridian
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Meridian
Address : 1399 Roebuck Drive : 108 $US / 139 $US - 76
Conveniently located off of Highway 153, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Meridian offers rooms with a microwave and a fridge. Facilities include an indoor pool, a whirlpool, and a gym.
Nearby hotel : Extend a Suites - Meridian
Extend a Suites - Meridian
Address : 1401 Roebuck Drive : 80 $US / 0 $US - 105
This Meridian motel is located off Interstate 20 and is 6 miles from Mississippi State University. Guests can start every day with a buffet breakfast and lounge by the seasonal outdoor pool.
Nearby hotel : Super 8 Meridian
Super 8 Meridian
Address : 124 Highway 11 and 80 East : 79 $US / 0 $US - 66
Serving a daily continental breakfast, this Meridian, Mississippi hotel is located off Interstate 59, just 9 minutes’ drive from Bonita Lakes Park. Free Wi-Fi access is available in every guest room.
Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Meridian East I 59 / I 20
Holiday Inn Meridian East I 59 / I 20
Address : 100 North Frontage Road : 113 $US / 169 $US - 121
This Mississippi hotel, 15 minutes' walk from Bonita Lakes Park in Meridian, provides amenities such as an indoor pool, sauna, and free property-wide Wi-Fi. Central Meridian is 2 miles away.

Leisure and activities in the Meridian town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Okatibbee Creek Golf CenterPonta Creek Golf Course NAS