Pike County, Mississippi

county in Mississippi, United States

Pike County is a county in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2020 census, 40,324 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Magnolia.[2]

Pike County
Southtown Historic District in Magnolia, Mississippi
Southtown Historic District in Magnolia, Mississippi
Map of Mississippi highlighting Pike 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°11′N 90°24′W / 31.18°N 90.4°W / 31.18; -90.4
Country United States
State Mississippi
Named forZebulon Pike
Largest cityMcComb
 • Total411 sq mi (1,060 km2)
 • Land409 sq mi (1,060 km2)
 • Water1.7 sq mi (4 km2)  0.4%
 • Total40,324
 • Density98/sq mi (38/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district3rd

References change

  1. "QuickFacts: Pike County, Mississippi". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 4, 2024.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.