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Elevation from Jackson (Mississippi) to Houston

Elevation (ft)0100200300400500
Grade %-2-1012
Max elevation: 483 ft / 147 m
Min elevation: 2 ft / 1 m
Elevation change: 481 ft / 147 m
Max grade: 1.1%
Min grade: -1.1%
Steepness score: 2 + 112 + 464 + 14 = 592
Distance: 448.44 mi / 721.69 km
Travel Time: 6 hours 41 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
It looks like one possible route that might be flatter would be to go through New Orleans, but make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Jackson (Mississippi) to Houston. You can also view a 3-D map of Jackson (Mississippi) elevation or Houston elevation.

These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Jackson (Mississippi) and Houston.

I-55130 mi / 209 km
I-1238 mi / 61 km
I-10270 mi / 435 km