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The Mississippi state capital is Jackson.
The population of Pass Christian is approximately 4613 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,823 (1990), 1863 (2010).
The amount of land area in Pass Christian is 21.817 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 17.822 sq kilometers.
The distance from Pass Christian to Washington DC is 926 miles.
The distance to the Mississippi state capital is 149 miles. (as the crow flies)
Pass Christian is positioned 30.31 degrees north of the equator and 89.24 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

Pass Christian is one of the oldest of the coastal sister cities and lays claim to having had the first Mississippi lighthouse, which was built in 1831 and dismantled in 1882.

The Pass Christian Lighthouse is the oldest lighthouse in Mississippi. It was first built in 1831. The lighthouse was dismantled in 1882 and moved to another location.

Pass Christian College - operated from 1865 to 1871. See pictures on this site.
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