Covington County, Mississippi

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Covington County, Mississippi
Covington County Courthouse.jpg
Covington County Courthouse
Location within Mississippi
Location within Mississippi
Map of the United States highlighting Mississippi
Mississippi's location within the U.S.
Founded1819
Named forLeonard Covington
SeatCollins
Largest cityCollins
Area
 • Total415 sq mi (1,075 km2)
 • Land44 sq mi (114 km2)
 • Water1.1 sq mi (3 km2), 0.3%
Population
 • (2010)19,568
 • Density47/sq mi (18/km2)
Congressional district3rd
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.covingtoncountyms.gov

Covington County is a county found in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, 19,568 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Collins.[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 May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07.