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McAdams, Mississippi
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Coordinates: 33°01′16″N 89°41′18″W / 33.02111°N 89.68833°W / 33.02111; -89.68833Coordinates: 33°01′16″N 89°41′18″W / 33.02111°N 89.68833°W / 33.02111; -89.68833
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Attala
Elevation
312 ft (95 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
39107
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 673282

McAdams is an unincorporated community in Attala County, Mississippi, United States. McAdams is located on Mississippi Highway 12 and is approximately 4 miles (6.4 km) east of Sallis and approximately 6 miles (9.7 km) west of Kosciusko.

McAdams is located on a branch of the former Illinois Central Railroad. At one point, McAdams was home to a general store, cotton gin, and saw mill. A post office began operation under the name McAdams in 1891.

Notable resident

  • Billy Ray Bates, professional basketball player.
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