McComb, Mississippi

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McComb, Mississippi
City
Location of McComb, Mississippi
Coordinates: 31°14′41″N 90°27′34″W / 31.24472°N 90.45944°W / 31.24472; -90.45944Coordinates: 31°14′41″N 90°27′34″W / 31.24472°N 90.45944°W / 31.24472; -90.45944
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Pike
Area
 • Total 11.6 sq mi (30.0 km2)
 • Land 11.5 sq mi (29.8 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation 423 ft (129 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 13,337
 • Density 1,157.4/sq mi (446.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 39648-39649
Area code(s) 601
FIPS code 28-43280
GNIS feature ID 0673307

McComb is a city in Pike County, Mississippi, about 80 miles south of Jackson, just off of Interstate 55. As of the 2000 census, 13,337 people lived there, about a thousand more than in the 1980 census (12,331). It is the principal city of the McComb, Mississippi Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Singer Britney Spears was born in McComb.

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