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Baird, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Abandoned store and post office in Baird
Abandoned store and post office in Baird
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Sunflower
Elevation
118 ft (36 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
38751
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 711032

Baird is an unincorporated community located in Sunflower County, Mississippi, United States.

Baird is approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) west of Moorhead and 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Indianola.

History

The settlement was named for John R. Baird, the former owner of the town site.

In the early 1900s, a station of the Southern Railway was located in Baird. The track has since been removed.

The population in 1900 was 300.

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