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Mississippi, United States

Mississippi is one of 51 primary administrative regions in United States with a population of approximately 2,901,371 people.

Facts and figures on Mississippi at a glance

Region name: Mississippi (Mississippi)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 2,901,371 people
Country: United States
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of Mississippi (Mississippi) is located in the regional capital Jackson (Jackson) with a population of 173,514 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Mississippi's regional capital Jackson to United States's capital Washington, D.C. (Washington, D.C.) is approximately 1,397 km (868 mi).

Facts and figures about Mississippi
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Mississippi Mississippi2,901,371 peopleJackson Jackson173,514 people

Compare with other regions in United States.

Map of Mississippi

Map of Mississippi

Information on Mississippi

Information on Mississippi
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Mississippi MississippiJackson Jackson82United StatesNorth America

Time in Mississippi

Time in Mississippi
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 5:52pmIn effect (+1 hour)Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 4:52pmGMT UTC -5.0America/Chicago

Geographic coordinates of Mississippi

Latitude & Longitude of Mississippi
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map32°45'01.5"N (32.7504100°)89°45'01.3"W (-89.7503600°)

Subregions in Mississippi

There are 82 administrative subregions in Mississippi.
Subregions in Mississippi
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Adams County Adams County1.32,297Natchez Natchez15,792
Alcorn County Alcorn County2.37,057Corinth Corinth14,573
Amite County Amite County3.13,131Liberty Liberty728
Attala County Attala County4.19,564Kosciusko Kosciusko7,402
Benton County Benton County5.8,729Ashland Ashland569
Bolivar County Bolivar County6.34,145--
Calhoun County Calhoun County7.14,962Pittsboro Pittsboro202
Carroll County Carroll County8.10,597Carrollton Carrollton190
Chickasaw County Chickasaw County9.17,392--
Choctaw County Choctaw County10.8,547Ackerman Ackerman1,510
Claiborne County Claiborne County11.9,604Port Gibson Port Gibson1,567
Clarke County Clarke County12.16,732Quitman Quitman2,323
Clay County Clay County13.20,634West Point West Point11,307
Coahoma County Coahoma County14.26,151Clarksdale Clarksdale17,962
Copiah County Copiah County15.29,449Hazlehurst Hazlehurst4,009
Covington County Covington County16.19,568Collins Collins2,586
De Soto County De Soto County17.161,252Hernando Hernando14,090
Forrest County Forrest County18.74,934Hattiesburg Hattiesburg45,989
Franklin County Franklin County19.8,118Meadville Meadville449
George County George County20.22,578Lucedale Lucedale2,923
Greene County Greene County21.14,400Leakesville Leakesville898
Grenada County Grenada County22.21,906Grenada Grenada13,092
Hancock County Hancock County23.43,929Bay Saint Louis Bay Saint Louis9,260
Harrison County Harrison County24.187,105--
Hinds County Hinds County25.245,285Jackson Jackson173,514
Holmes County Holmes County26.19,198Lexington Lexington1,731
Humphreys County Humphreys County27.9,375Belzoni Belzoni2,235
Issaquena County Issaquena County28.1,406Mayersville Mayersville547
Itawamba County Itawamba County29.23,401Fulton Fulton3,961
Jackson County Jackson County30.139,668Pascagoula Pascagoula22,392
Jasper County Jasper County31.17,062--
Jefferson County Jefferson County32.7,726Fayette Fayette1,614
Jefferson Davis County Jefferson Davis County33.12,487Prentiss Prentiss1,081
Jones County Jones County34.67,761--
Kemper County Kemper County35.10,456De Kalb De Kalb1,164
Lafayette County Lafayette County36.47,351Oxford Oxford18,916
Lamar County Lamar County37.55,658Purvis Purvis2,175
Lauderdale County Lauderdale County38.80,261Meridian Meridian41,148
Lawrence County Lawrence County39.12,929Monticello Monticello1,571
Leake County Leake County40.23,805Carthage Carthage5,075
Lee County Lee County41.82,910Tupelo Tupelo34,546
Leflore County Leflore County42.32,317Greenwood Greenwood15,205
Lincoln County Lincoln County43.34,869Brookhaven Brookhaven12,513
Lowndes County Lowndes County44.59,779Columbus Columbus23,640
Madison County Madison County45.95,203Canton Canton13,189
Marion County Marion County46.27,088Columbia Columbia6,582
Marshall County Marshall County47.37,144Holly Springs Holly Springs7,699
Monroe County Monroe County48.36,989Aberdeen Aberdeen5,612
Montgomery County Montgomery County49.10,925Winona Winona5,043
Neshoba County Neshoba County50.29,676Philadelphia Philadelphia7,477
Newton County Newton County51.21,720Decatur Decatur1,841
Noxubee County Noxubee County52.11,545Macon Macon2,768
Oktibbeha County Oktibbeha County53.47,671Starkville Starkville23,888
Panola County Panola County54.34,707--
Pearl River County Pearl River County55.55,834Poplarville Poplarville2,894
Perry County Perry County56.12,250New Augusta New Augusta644
Pike County Pike County57.40,404Magnolia Magnolia2,420
Pontotoc County Pontotoc County58.29,957Pontotoc Pontotoc5,625
Prentiss County Prentiss County59.25,276Booneville Booneville8,743
Quitman County Quitman County60.8,223Marks Marks1,735
Rankin County Rankin County61.141,617Brandon Brandon21,705
Scott County Scott County62.28,264Forest Forest5,684
Sharkey County Sharkey County63.4,916Rolling Fork Rolling Fork2,143
Simpson County Simpson County64.27,503Mendenhall Mendenhall2,504
Smith County Smith County65.16,491Raleigh Raleigh1,462
Stone County Stone County66.17,786Wiggins Wiggins4,390
Sunflower County Sunflower County67.29,450Indianola Indianola10,683
Tallahatchie County Tallahatchie County68.15,378--
Tate County Tate County69.28,886Senatobia Senatobia8,165
Tippah County Tippah County70.22,232Ripley Ripley5,395
Tishomingo County Tishomingo County71.19,593Iuka Iuka3,028
Tunica County Tunica County72.10,778Tunica Tunica1,030
Union County Union County73.27,134New Albany New Albany8,034
Walthall County Walthall County74.15,443Tylertown Tylertown1,609
Warren County Warren County75.48,773Vicksburg Vicksburg23,856
Washington County Washington County76.51,137Greenville Greenville34,400
Wayne County Wayne County77.20,747Waynesboro Waynesboro5,043
Webster County Webster County78.10,253Walthall Walthall144
Wilkinson County Wilkinson County79.9,878Woodville Woodville1,096
Winston County Winston County80.19,198Louisville Louisville6,631
Yalobusha County Yalobusha County81.12,678--
Yazoo County Yazoo County82.28,065Yazoo City Yazoo City11,403

External sources of information on Mississippi

Mississippi on Wikipedia