Natchez, Mississippi

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Natchez, Mississippi
City of Natchez
The historic Melrose estate, at Natchez National Historical Park, an example of the city's Antebellum Era Greek Revival architecture
Motto: "On the Mighty Mississippi"
Location of Natchez in Adams County
Coordinates: 31°33′16″N 91°23′15″W / 31.55444°N 91.3875°W / 31.55444; -91.3875Coordinates: 31°33′16″N 91°23′15″W / 31.55444°N 91.3875°W / 31.55444; -91.3875
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Adams
Founded 1716 as Fort Rosalie, renamed by 1730
Incorporated 1800s
 • Mayor Elect Butch Brown
 • Total 13.9 sq mi (35.9 km2)
 • Land 13.2 sq mi (34.2 km2)
 • Water 0.7 sq mi (1.7 km2)
Elevation 217 ft (66 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 15,792
 • Density 1,197/sq mi (462.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 39120-39122
Area code(s) 601
FIPS code 28-50440
GNIS feature ID 0691586

Natchez is a city in the U.S. state of Mississippi. It is the county seat of Adams County.

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Natchez's surrounding communities (collectively known as the "Miss-Lou") include:

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