Biloxi, Mississippi

Harrison County

Population:  5457 in 1900

                    8049 in 1910

                    10,937 in 1920

                    17,475 in 1940

                    37,425 in 1950

                    44,053 in 1960

Town incorporated:  2-8-1838

Post office: 12-23-1839 to present

Railroads: NOM&T- L&N- CSX

Next Town North- Oak Street

 

L&N Milepost 727.04 after 1921*

(from Louisville, Ky.)

 

Next Town South- Seashore Campgrounds

 

soil survey map

 

1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

INDUSTRY -

A northbound L&N passenger train stops at the Biloxi depot about 1912. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 

 

 

 

 

 

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