Chickasaw County, Mississippi

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Chickasaw County, Mississippi
Chickasaw County Courthouse.jpg
Chickasaw County Courthouse
Location within Mississippi
Location within Mississippi
Map of the United States highlighting Mississippi
Mississippi's location within the U.S.
Founded1836
Named forChickasaw people
SeatHouston and Okolona
Largest cityHouston
Area
 • Total504 sq mi (1,305 km2)
 • Land502 sq mi (1,300 km2)
 • Water2.5 sq mi (6 km2), 0.5%
Population
 • (2010)17,392
 • Density35/sq mi (14/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.chickasawcoms.com

Chickasaw County is a county found in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, 17,392 people lived there.[1] Its county seats are Houston and Okolona.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 3, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2015-05-09. Retrieved 2011-06-07.