Hancock County, Mississippi Basics:

Hancock County Mississippi - Government Site

Population: 45,266
Area: 474 square miles
County seat: Bay Saint Louis
Area code(s) in use: 228
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 86.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.0%
Median household income: $43,727
Persons in poverty: 19.7%
Home ownership rate: 76.9%
Mean travel time to work: 29.5 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Harrison  Pearl River  St. Tammany (LA)  Stone  

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Map of the Hancock County area

Our detail map of Hancock County shows the Hancock County, Mississippi boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Hancock County, Mississippi

  Airports     show all on map

Diamondhead Airport, Mint Julep Airpark, Stennis International Airport, Turkey Bayou Airpark

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The Delta

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Heron Bay, Murdocks Eddy, Saint Louis Bay

  Bridges     show all on map

Bay Saint Louis Bridge

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Bay Saint Louis City Hall, Bay Saint Louis City Police Department, Bay Saint Louis City Police Department, Bay Saint Louis Fire Department Station 1, Bay Saint Louis Fire Department Station 2, Bay Side Volunteer Fire Department, Clermont Harbor Volunteer Fire Department, Diamondhead Fire Department, Diamondhead Sheriff's Substation, Diamondhead Tennis World, Dunbar Village Terrace Nursing Home Center, Fenton Volunteer Fire Department, Hancock County Courthouse, Hancock County Fire Marshal's Office, Hancock County Library, Hancock County Library - Kiln Public Library, Hancock County Sheriff's Department, Hancock County Sheriff's Department, Hancock County Sheriff's Department, Hancock County Sheriff's Department Jail, Interstate 10 Mississippi Welcome Center, Kiln Volunteer Fire Department, Leetown Volunteer Fire Department, Post 58 Volunteer Fire Department Station 1, Saint Josephs Lighthouse (historical), Stennis International Airport Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting, Waveland City Hall, Waveland Civic Center, Waveland Fire Department Coleman Station, Waveland Fire Department Gulfside Station, Waveland Library, Waveland Police Department, West Hancock Volunteer Fire Department, Woodland Village Nursing Center

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Cedar Point, Cowand Point, Heron Bay Point, Lighthouse Point, Point Clear, Saint Joseph Point

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Anner Cemetery, Bayou Caddy Cemetery, Bayou Coco Cemetery, Garden of Memory Cemetery, Little Rotten Bayou Cemetery, Logtown Cemetery, Napoleon Cemetery, Necaise Cemetery, Pearson Cemetery, Saint Joseph Cemetery, Sand Hill Cemetery, The Point Cemetery, Turtleskin Cemetery

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Diamondhead Census Designated Place, Kiln Census Designated Place, Pearlington Census Designated Place, Shoreline Park Census Designated Place

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Grand Island Channel

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Anner Church (historical), Annunciation Catholic Church, Bay Saint Louis Church of Christ, Bayou Talla Fellowship Church, Bayside Baptist Church, Bienville Church, Calvary Chapel Bay Saint Louis, Catahoula Church, Central Baptist Church, Central Bible Church, Christ Episcopal Church, Church of the Living God, Corinth Church, Crane Creek Church, Diamondhead Baptist Church, Diamondhead Community Church, Diamondhead United Methodist Church, Faith Assembly of God Church, First Assembly of God Church, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Missionary Baptist Church, First Pentecostal Lighthouse Church, First Presbyterian Church, First Southern Baptist Church, First United Pentecostal Church, Flattop Unity Baptist Church, Greater Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church, Harmony Church, Holmes Chapel United Methodist Church, Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses, Lady of the Pines Church, Lagniappe Presbyterian Church, Lakeshore Baptist Church, Lees Chapel Baptist Church, Little Providence Church, Little Zion Baptist Church, Lutheran Church of the Pines, Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, Main Street United Methodist Church, Morning Star Church, Mount Chapel Baptist Church, Mount Zion Church, New Hope Baptist Church, Oak Ridge Church, Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church, Power House of Deliverance Church, Saint Anns and Saint Johns Catholic Church, Saint Anns Catholic Church, Saint Anns Church, Saint Claires Catholic Church, Saint Edwards Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Joseph Church, Saint Matthew the Apostle Church, Saint Rose de Lima Catholic Church, Saint Thomas Episcopal Church, Shiloh Church, Shoreline Park Baptist Church, Spanish Trail Church, Spring Branch Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Valenca C Jones United Methodist Church, Victory Church, Waveland United Methodist Church, White Cypress Church, Wolf Creek Church, Word of Faith Christian Fellowship Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Interchange 13, Interchange 16, Interchange 2

  Dams     show all on map

A Hoda Lake Dam, B M Brignse Lake Dam, Bobby Sides Lake Dam, Bounds Lake Dam, Catfish Ponds Lake Dam, Chester Lee Lake Dam, Crosby Lake Dam, Cuevas Lake Dam, Fletcher Lake Dam, Lee Lake Dam, Lee Lake Dam, Lee Lake Dam, Mississippi No Name 43 Dam, Mississippi No Name 53 Dam, Necaise Lake Dam, Rondalee Ranch Lake Dam, Rufus Shaw Lake Dam, Salem Scout Lake Dam, Seabron Shaw Lake Dam, Smith Lake Dam

  Flats     show all on map

Sam Farve Bay

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Breath Bayou, Campbell Outside Bayou, Catfish Bayou, Cross Bayou, Cutoff Bayou, Four Dollar Bayou, Grand Plains Bayou, Parker Bayou, Peters Ditch, Redfish Bayou, Sand Bayou, Woody Bayou

  Hospitals     show all on map

Hancock General Hospital, Hancock Medical Center

  Islands     show all on map

Cameron Island, Campbell Island, Cedar Island, Macks Island, Point Clear Island, Saint Josephs Island (historical)

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Bayou Bolan, Campbell Inside Bayou, Campbell Lagoon, Cutoff Lake, Heron Bay Bayou, Jackson Marsh, Lighthouse Bayou, Little Lake

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Baldwin Lodge (historical), Bay Cove Marina, Bay Hide Away Recreational Vehicle Park and Campground, Bay Marina, Bay Marina Recreational Vehicle Park, Bay Saint Louis Amtrak Station, Bay Waveland Yacht Club, Bayou la Croix Boat Ramp, Bayou Talla Boat Ramp, Bordage Fishing Camp, Casino Magic Recreational Vehicle Park, Cedar Point Boat Ramp, Country Acres Summer Camp, Diamondhead Country Club, Diamondhead Marina, Fairview Campground, Flattop School, Hancock County Fairgrounds, Holy Cross Boys Camp, Interstate 10 East Roadside Park, John C. Stennis Space Center, Jones Mill (historical), LaFrance Fishing Camp, Plantation Landing, Port Bienville Industrial Park, Salmen Scout Reservation, Salmon Boy Scout Camp, Scenic Trails Campground, Thompsons Mill (historical), Westonia Lookout

  Military     show all on map

Mississippi Army Ammunition Plant

  Parks     show all on map

Buccaneer State Park, Elwood Memorial Park, Saint Stanislaus Stadium, Tiger Stadium

  Populated Places     show all on map

Ansley, Bay Saint Louis, Bayside Park, Bennett (historical), Beppo (historical), Catahoula, Center (historical), Clermont Harbor, Crane Creek, Deer Park Phase III Mobile Home Park, Diamondhead, Fenton, Flat Top, Gainesville, Gulfside, Jackson Landing, Kiln, Lakeshore, Leetown, Logtown, Napoleon, Necaise, Pearlington, Santa Rosa, Shoreline Park, Silver Creek Acres, Standard, Waveland, Westonia (historical), Wheel Inn Mobile Home Park, Wiehe

  Post Offices     show all on map

Bay Saint Louis Post Office, Catahoula Post Office (historical), Fenton Post Office (historical), Gainesville Post Office (historical), Kiln Post Office, Logtown Post Office (historical), Napoleon Post Office (historical), Waveland Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Lee Lake, Morning Glory Lake, Sprotsmens Lakes

  Ridges     show all on map

Jackson Ridge, Magnolia Ridge

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Aaron Academy, Bay Junior High School, Bay Saint Louis Catholic Elementary School, Bay Senior High School, Bayou Caddy School (historical), Catahoula School (historical), Cedar Point School, Christ Episcopal Day School, Clermont Harbor School, Dead Tiger School (historical), Edwards School (historical), Gulf View School, Hancock North Central High School, Jones School, Kiln School, Leetown Christian School, Leetown School, Mulatto Bayou School (historical), North Bay Elementary School, Our Ladys Academy High School, Saint Augustine Seminary, Saint Claires Parochial School, Saint Rose de Lima School, Saint Stanislaus College, Saint Stanislaus High School, Sellers School (historical), Trinity Christian Academy, Waveland Elementary School

  Streams     show all on map

Adgreen Branch, Bayou Bacon, Bayou Brewer, Bayou Caddy, Bayou Coco, Bayou L' Enciente, Bayou La Terre, Bayou Lacroix, Bayou Lasalle, Bayou Marone, Bayou Philip, Bayou Talla, Bayou Toncre, Bogue Homa, Brush Bayou, Bryan Bayou, Catahoula Creek, Coon Branch, Cowan Bayou, Crabgrass Creek, Crane Pond Branch, Dead Tiger Creek, Edwards Bayou, Everett Branch, Grand Bayou, Gum Branch, Harper Bayou, Hickory Creek, Hurricane Branch, Indian Camp Branch, Johns Bayou, Jourdan River, Kimmels Bayou, Landmark Bayou, Lion Branch, Mallini Bayou, McCarty Bayou, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mulatto Bayou, Orphan Creek, Pasture Branch, Pate Bayou, Pigeon Roost Branch, Rotten Bayou, Shrimp Bayou, Shrub Branch, Stall Branch, Three Oaks Bayou, Turkey Bayou, Turtleskin Creek, Umbrella Bayou, Watts Bayou, White Cypress Creek, Whites Bayou, Wolf Branch

  Swamps     show all on map

Devils Swamp, Double Bay, Josephs Bay, Long Bay, Lower Devils Swamp, Mud Bayou

  Towers     show all on map

Necaise Lootout Tower, Sellers Lookout Tower, WXGR-AM (Bay St. Louis),

Hancock County, Mississippi Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteHancock County White population 40,06040,060  
BlackHancock County Black population 3,5313,530
MixedHancock County Mixed population 905905
AsianHancock County Asian population 453452
American IndianHancock County American Indian population 226226
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderHancock County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 4545

Additional population tables :
State population table
Mississippi population by county