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Itawamba County, Mississippi

county in Mississippi, United States

Itawamba County is a county found in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, 23,401 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Fulton.[2]

Itawamba County
Itawamba County Courthouse in Fulton
Itawamba County Courthouse in Fulton
Map of Mississippi highlighting Itawamba County
Location within the U.S. state of Mississippi
Map of the United States highlighting Mississippi
Mississippi's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 34°17′N 88°22′W / 34.28°N 88.36°W / 34.28; -88.36
Country United States
State Mississippi
Founded1836
Named forLevi Colbert (Itawamba)
SeatFulton
Largest cityFulton
Area
 • Total540 sq mi (1,400 km2)
 • Land533 sq mi (1,380 km2)
 • Water7.7 sq mi (20 km2)  1.4%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2017)
23,508
 • Density44/sq mi (17/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district1st
Websiteitawambacoms.com

GeographyEdit

The county has a total area of 540 square miles (1,400 km2).

ReferencesEdit

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 7, 2011. Retrieved September 3, 2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)