Natchez, Mississippi

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Natchez, Mississippi
City
City of Natchez
The historic Melrose estate, at Natchez National Historical Park, an example of the city's Antebellum Era Greek Revival architecture
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
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
Government
 • Mayor Elect Butch Brown
Area
 • 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
Website cityofnatchez.net

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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