Pascagoula, Mississippi

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Pascagoula, Mississippi
Location of Pascagoula, MS
Location of Pascagoula, MS
Coordinates: Coordinates: 30°21′49″N 88°32′31″W / 30.36361°N 88.54194°W / 30.36361; -88.54194
CountryUnited States
StateMississippi
CountyJackson
Area
 • Total18.2 sq mi (47.2 km2)
 • Land15.2 sq mi (39.3 km2)
 • Water3.0 sq mi (7.9 km2)
Elevation
10 ft (3 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total22,392
 • Density1,726.4/sq mi (666.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
39500-39599
Area code(s)228
FIPS code28-55360
GNIS feature ID0675480

Pascagoula is a city in Jackson County, Mississippi, United States. It is the main city of the Pascagoula, Mississippi Metropolitan Statistical Area, as a part of the Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, Mississippi Combined Statistical Area. The population was 22,392 at the 2010 census.[1] It is the county seat of Jackson County.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Pascagoula (city), Mississippi". United States Census Bureau. June 27, 2013. Retrieved December 19, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-01-31.