Grenada County, Mississippi

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Grenada County, Mississippi
Pulling into Grenada Station - panoramio.jpg
Illinois Central Depot now used by Grenada Railway.
Location within Mississippi
Location within Mississippi
Map of the United States highlighting Mississippi
Mississippi's location within the U.S.
Founded1870
Named forGranada
SeatGrenada
Largest cityGrenada
Area
 • Total449 sq mi (1,163 km2)
 • Land422 sq mi (1,093 km2)
 • Water27 sq mi (70 km2), 6.1%
Population
 • (2010)21,906
 • Density52/sq mi (20/km2)
Congressional district2nd
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Grenada County is a county found in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, 21,906 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Grenada.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 7, 2011. Retrieved September 3, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.