Copiah County, Mississippi

county in Mississippi, United States

Copiah County is a county found in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, 29,449 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Hazlehurst.[2]

Copiah County
U.S. Post Office in Hazlehurst
U.S. Post Office in Hazlehurst
Map of Mississippi highlighting Copiah County
Location within the U.S. state of Mississippi
Map of the United States highlighting Mississippi
Mississippi's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 31°52′N 90°26′W / 31.86°N 90.44°W / 31.86; -90.44
Country United States
Founded1823
SeatHazlehurst
Largest cityCrystal Springs
Area
 • Total779 sq mi (2,020 km2)
 • Land777 sq mi (2,010 km2)
 • Water2.2 sq mi (6 km2)  0.36%%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total29,449
 • Density38/sq mi (15/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district2nd
Websitewww.copiahcounty.org

ReferencesEdit

  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 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.