Coahoma County, Mississippi
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|Coahoma County, Mississippi|
Location in the state of Mississippi
Mississippi's location in the U.S.
|Founded||February 9, 1836|
583 sq mi (1,510 km²)
554 sq mi (1,435 km²)
29 sq mi (75 km²), 4.97%
54/sq mi (21/km²)
Coahoma County is a county in the northwestern part of Mississippi. There are about 30,622 people living there. It's capital is Clarksdale. It was started on February 9, 1836. "Coahoma" is a Choctaw word that means "red panther."