Holmes County, Mississippi Basics:

Holmes County Mississippi - Government Site

Population: 18,743
Area: 757 square miles
County seat: Lexington
Area code(s) in use: 662
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 69.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%
Median household income: $22,335
Persons in poverty: 42.6%
Home ownership rate: 71.5%
Mean travel time to work: 29.3 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Attala  Carroll  Humphreys  Leflore  Madison  Yazoo  

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Map of the Holmes County area

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

Places in Holmes County, Mississippi

  Airports     show all on map

C. A. Moore Airport, Peterson Airport, Presleys Airport, Southland Flying Service Inc. Airport

  Buildings     show all on map

Durant Fire Department, Goodman Volunteer Fire Department, Holmes - Humphreys County / Regional Correctional Facility, Holmes County Courthouse, Lexington Fire Department, Pickens Volunteer Fire Department, Tchula Volunteer Fire Department

  Canals     show all on map

Black Creek Ditch, Fannegusha Ditch

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Acona Cemetery, Albino Cemetery, Bailey Cemetery, Barksdale Cemetery, Beall-Stigler Cemetery, Bethesda Cemetery, Bethlehem Cemetery, Boatwright Cemetery, Boyd Cemetery, Brantley Cemetery, Brister Cemetery, Brister Cemetery, Brooks Cemetery, Broughman Cemetery, Buck Cemetery, Bush Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Central Cemetery, Clifton Cemetery, County Line Cemetery, Coxburg Cemetery, Crawford Cemetery, Cunliff Cemetery, Damascus Cemetery, Dixon Cemetery, Downer Cemetery, Durant Cemetery, Durant Cemetery, Durham Cemetery, Ebenezer Cemetery, Ebenezer Cemetery, Emory Cemetery, Emory Cemetery, Eubanks Cemetery, Falls Cemetery, Franklin Cemetery, Gages Springs Cemetery, Good Hope Cemetery, Good Hope Cemetery, Green Cemetery, Green Cemetery, Gulledge Cemetery, Hall Cemetery, Harlands Creek Cemetery, Hebron Cemetery, Hickory Springs Cemetery, Hillcrest Cemetery, Hines Memorial Cemetery, Hodges Cemetery, Holly Grove Cemetery, Hooker Cemetery, Hopewell Cemetery, Horring Cemetery, Jenkins Cemetery, Johnson Cemetery, Johnson Cemetery, Jordan Bailey Cemetery, Keirn Cemetery, Lennard Cemetery, Liberty Grove Cemetery, Liberty Hill Cemetery, Macedonia Cemetery, Malone Cemetery, Marcella Cemetery, McGee Cemetery, Megee Cemetery, Meggs Cemetery, Melton Cemetery, Melton Cemetery, Montgomery Cemetery, Moorehead Cemetery, Mount Olive Cemetery, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, New Zion Cemetery, Oak Grove Cemetery, Oak Grove Cemetery, Odd Fellows Cemetery, Old Rankin Cemetery, Olive Cemetery, Oregon Cemetery, Owen Cemetery, Pickens Cemetery, Pinchback Cemetery, Pinecrest Cemetery, Pinkston Cemetery, Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Pluto Cemetery, Porter Cemetery, Quiet Ridge Cemetery, Reeves Cemetery, Rhynes Cemetery, Rocky Springs Cemetery, Rogers Cemetery, Rogers Cemetery, Rose Bank Cemetery, Rule Cemetery, Saffold Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Salem Cemetery, Shady Grove Cemetery, Shady Grove Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, Spoll Cemetery, Spring Hill Cemetery, Springhill Cemetery, Sproles Cemetery, Stigler Cemetery, Stokes Cemetery, Sweetwater Cemetery, Thornton Cemetery, Thurman Cemetery, Thurmond Cemetery, Tolar Cemetery, Tredwell Cemetery, Truly Cemetery, Valley View Cemetery, Vanhoughton Cemetery, Wade Cemetery, Wade Cemetery, Wadell Cemetery, Wanlaw Cemetery, Watson Cemetery, Watson Cemetery, Wesley Chapel Cemetery, West Cemetery, West Grove Cemetery, Whelin Cemetery, Wilkins Cemetery, Wilks Cemetery, Wyatt Cemetery, Zion Hill Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

Annie York Church, Bell Grove Church, Belmont Church, Bethesda Chapel, Bethlehem Church, Bethlehem Church, Bethlehem Church, Beulah Church, Beulah Grove Church, Blanch Chapel, Calvary Episcopal Church (historical), Central Baptist Church (historical), Chestnut Ridge Church, Cruger Baptist Church, Cypress Chapel, Damascus Church, East Jones Chapel, Ebenezer Baptist Church, Ebenezer Methodist Church, Emory Church, Emory Church, Epworth Church, First Pilgrim Rest Church, Franklin Church, Friendship Church, Gages Springs Church, Galilee Church, Georgeville Church, Good Hope Church, Gorden Chapel Church, Harland Creek Church, Hebron Church, Hickory Springs Church, Holly Grove Church, Holy City Church, Hopewell Church, Horseshoe Chapel, Horseshoe Church, Jerusalem Church, Lebanon Church, Liberty Grove Church, Liberty Hill Church, Long Branch Church, Lower Shady Grove Church, Macedonia Church, Marcella Church, Mount Calvary Church, Mount Carmel Church (historical), Mount Everet Church, Mount Harmon Church, Mount Moriah Church, Mount Olive Church, Mount Pleasant Church, Mount Rosies Church, Mount Sinai Church, Mount Sinai Church, Mount Valley Church, Mount Vernon Church, Mount Zion Church, Mount Zion Church, New Hope Church, New Mount Zion Church, New Zion Church, Newport Church, Oak Grove Church, Old County Line Church, Oregon Church, Pine Grove Church, Pleasant Green Church, Pleasant Ridge Church, Popular Springs Church, Promised Land Church, Providence Church, Quofaloma Church, Rocky Springs Church (historical), Rose Bank Church, Rose Hill Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Joseph Church, Saint Marys Church, Saint Peters Rock Church, Salem Church, Second Pilgrim Rest Church, Shady Grove Church, Shady Grove Church, Shady Grove Church, Shiloh Church, Spring Valley Church, Springhill Church, Steal Chapel, Sunnymount Church, Sweet Canaan Church, Sweet Canyon Church, Sweet Kingdom Church, Sweethome Church, Sweetwater Church, Thornton Church, Tomes Chapel, Tredwell Grove Church, Trinity Church, Union Church, Union Paradise Church, Upper Shady Grove Church, Valley View Church, Valley View Church, Walnut Grove Church, Wesley Chapel (historical), West Grove Church, West Hill Church, Zion City Church, Zion City Church, Zion Hill Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Interchange 144, Interchange 146, Interchange 150, Interchange 156, Interchange 164

  Dams     show all on map

Black Watershed Y-36-11 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-12 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-21 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-23 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-25 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-28 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-37 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-39 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-40 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-43 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-48 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-49 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-50 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-53 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-54 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-55 Dam, Black Watershed Y-36-56 Dam, Bob Gillforth Lake Dam, Bobby Thompson Lake Dam, Bobby Thompson Lake Dam, D C Obraint Dam, Durant Lagoon Dam, Edmund Hooker Lake Dam, Goodman Sewage Lagoon Dam, Guy Brown Pond Dam, Holmes County Lake Dam, Holmes County Lake Dam, Holmes Junior College Lake Dam, International Paper Company Pond Dam, Lindsey Lake Dam, MacMorrow-Hammett Lake Dam, Mark Simmons Lake Dam, Mississippi No Name 24 Dam, Mississippi No Name 30 Dam, Mississippi No Name 34 Dam, New Tribe Mission Lake Dam, Pickens Sewage Lagoon Dam, Tackett Watershed 11 Dam, Tackett Watershed 6 Dam, Tackett Watershed 9 Dam, Tchula Sewage Lagoon Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

District Two Community Hospital, Methodist Hospital of Middle Mississippi, University Hospital and Clinic

  Lakes     show all on map

Bee Lake, Bisland Bayou, Clear Lake, Dollar Lake, Gill Lake, Horseshoe Lake, Jack Lake, Morgan Bayou, Mosquito Lake, Mud Lake, Pinchback Lake, Round Lake, Roundaway Lake, Sims Lake, Spring Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Albino Landing (historical), Archerletti Landing (historical), Arcola Landing (historical), Ashton Landing (historical), Ashville (historical), Baileys Landing (historical), Baldwins Landing (historical), Bee Lake Landing (historical), Belci (historical), Belmont Landing (historical), Black Creek Landing (historical), Bonanza Plantation (historical), Bucksnort Landing (historical), Camp Calvin, Camp Castalian Springs, Canewood Plantation (historical), Casebow Landing (historical), Chews Landing (historical), Choctaw Landing (historical), Cliffords Landing (historical), Coopers Landing (historical), Crescent Landing (historical), Cypress Creek Campgrounds (historical), Dawson (historical), Dewberry Landing (historical), Dula (historical), Dunbar Plantation (historical), Dunbarton Landing (historical), Eagle Bank Landing (historical), Eden Landing (historical), Egypt Landing (historical), Garden Chapel, Georgeville (historical), Goodhope Landing (historical), Graves Landing (historical), Gum Grove Landing (historical), Gwin Landing (historical), Holly Bank Landing (historical), Hookers Woodyard Landing (historical), Horseshoe Bend Landing (historical), Jenkins Landing (historical), Kiern and Jones Landing (historical), Kiern Landing (historical), Linden Landing (historical), Lockhart (historical), Lower Egypt Landing (historical), Lynchfield Landing (historical), Marcella Landing (historical), Marcella Quarters Landing (historical), Marcella Quarters Landing (historical), Marksville Landing (historical), McAfees Landing (historical), Mileston Landing (historical), Millsaps (historical), Omega Landing (historical), Oregon Landing (historical), Oswego Landing (historical), Parkers Bayou Landing (historical), Phillippi Plantation (historical), Pleasant Ridge Landing (historical), Quafaloma Landing (historical), Rankin (historical), Richardson Bend Landing (historical), Roseneath Landing (historical), Stonewall Landing (historical), Tallequah Landing (historical), Tchula City Landing (historical), Tchula Junction (historical), Thornton Place Landing (historical), Valley Home Plantation (historical), Walton Bend Landing (historical), Wards Landing (historical), Warmacks Landing (historical), Weeks (historical), Wests Landing (historical)

  Parks     show all on map

Hillside National Wildlife Refuge, Holmes County State Park, Morgan Brake National Wildlife Refuge

  Populated Places     show all on map

Aberdeen Junction, Acona, Bee Lake, Blissdale, Bowling Green, Brozville, Butler, Castalian Springs, Choctaw, Coxburg, Cruger, Dulweber, Durant, Ebenezer, Edsville, Egypt, Emory, Eulogy, Franklin, Good Hope, Goodman, Gum Grove, Gwin, Hoffman, Horseshoe, Howard, Ituma, Jones Crossing, Keirn, Lebanon, Lexington, Marcella, Marksville, McMillan, Meeks, Mileston, Montgomery, Oak Grove, Omega, Oregon, Oswego, Owens Wells, Pickens, Pinchback, Pine Grove, Pluto, Poplar Springs, Quofaloma, Richland, Roseneath, Shackleford, Stonewall, Tchula, Thornton, Tolarville, West, West Hill, Westfield, Wyatt

  Post Offices     show all on map

Ebenezer Post Office (historical), Emory Post Office (historical), Eulogy Post Office (historical), Franklin Post Office (historical), Howard Post Office (historical), Marksville Post Office (historical), Pluto Post Office (historical), Richland Post Office (historical), Roseneath Post Office (historical), Tolarville Post Office (historical)

  Schools     show all on map

Albino School, Bethel School, Beulah Grove School, Blissdale School, Central Holmes Academy, Central Mississippi Female College (historical), Chestnut Ridge School, Durant Attendance Center, Durant School, Eureka Masonic College (historical), Good Hope School (historical), Goodman Attendance Center, Goodman-Pickens Elementary School, Gum Grove School, Hickory Springs School, Holly Grove School, Holmes Junior College, Lebanon School, Lexington Elementary School, Lexington Male Academy (historical), Lexington Normal College (historical), Mileston Elementary School, Mount Olive School, Mount Zion School, Newport School, Oak Grove School, Pickens Attendance Center, Ray Ann Chapel School, Rockport School, Rose Bank School, Rose Hill School, Saints College, Salem School, Sharp School, Springhill School, Sunnymount School, Union School

  Streams     show all on map

Abiaca Creek, Beaver Creek, Black Creek, Bophumpa Creek, Box Creek, Butterworth Creek, Chicopa Creek, Cypress Creek, Dry Creek, Everett Branch, Fannegusha Creek, Gourdvine Creek, Greens Creek, Harland Creek, Howard Creek, Indian Creek, Jordan Creek, Little Box Creek, Little Fannegusha Creek, Long Creek, Mills Creek, Millstone Bayou, Moccasin Creek, Moccasin Creek, Old Black Creek, Old Fannegusha Creek, Old River, Owens Branch, Parker Bayou, Phillips Creek, Shipp Creek, Spring Branch, Sugar Creek, Tacketts Creek, Tarrey Creek, Tchula Lake, Tipton Bayou, Whites Creek, Williams Creek

  Swamps     show all on map

Blissdale Swamp, Cypress Swamp, Eagle Brake, Horseshoe Brake, Morgan Brake, Tipton Brake

  Towers     show all on map

WLTD-FM (Lexington), WVTH-FM (Goodman), WXTN-AM (Lexington),

Holmes County, Mississippi Population By Race (2012 estimate)

BlackHolmes County Black population 15,51915,519  
WhiteHolmes County White population 3,0363,036
MixedHolmes County Mixed population 112112
AsianHolmes County Asian population 5656
American IndianHolmes County American Indian population 1918
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderHolmes County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Mississippi population by county