Sunflower County, Mississippi Basics:

Sunflower County Mississippi - Government Site

Population: 28,442
Area: 698 square miles
County seat: Indianola
Area code(s) in use: 662
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 69.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
Median household income: $26,611
Persons in poverty: 34.7%
Home ownership rate: 57.7%
Mean travel time to work: 17.7 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Bolivar  Coahoma  Humphreys  Leflore  Tallahatchie  Washington  

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Map of the Sunflower County area

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

Places in Sunflower County, Mississippi

  Airports     show all on map

Billups Plantation Airport, Cottonwing Airport, Hobbs Airport, Indianola Municipal Airport, Lang Flying Service Airport, Lester Field Airport, Montgomery Airport, Newell Flying Service Airport, Ruleville-Drew Airport

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Standing Stump

  Bends     show all on map

Big Eddy Bend

  Bridges     show all on map

Hannahs Bridge, Old Lehrton Bridge

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Drew Public Library, Drew Volunteer Fire Department, Indianola City Hall, Indianola Fire Department Station 1, Indianola Fire Department Station 2, Inverness Fire and Water Department, Mississippi State Penitentiary, Moorhead Fire Department, Ruleville City Hall, Ruleville Fire Department, Ruleville Public Library, Seymour Library, Sunflower County Courthouse, Sunflower County Jail, Sunflower Town Fire Department

  Canals     show all on map

Ditch Number Thirtyfour, Ditch Number Twentyseven

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Bayou Hill Cemetery, Boyer Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Drew Cemetery, Hickory Bluff Cemetery, Hickory Grove Cemetery, Hillhouse Cemetery, Holly Grove Cemetery, Indianola City Cemetery, Indianola Memorial Garden, Lakewood Cemetery, Lawson Cemetery, Lehrton Cemetery, Little Rock Cemetery, Marlow Cemetery, Marshall Cemetery, Moorehouse Cemetery, Moorhead Cemetery, Mount Calvary Cemetery, Mount Moriah Cemetery, Mount Olive Cemetery, Mount Olive Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, New Hope Cemetery, O'Neal Cemetery, Oak Grove Cemetery, Pilgrim Rest Cemetery, Pilgrim Rest Cemetery, Pleasant Green Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery, Rock of Ages Cemetery, Saint James Cemetery, Saint Paul Cemetery, Saint Pauls Cemetery, Sandy Bayou Cemetery, Second Baptist Cemetery, Shady Grove Cemetery, Sixteenth Section Cemetery, South Side Cemetery, Union Grove Cemetery, Willing Worker Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

All Saints Episcopal Church, Assembly of God Church, Baptist Grove Church, Bell Grove Baptist Church, Bethany Church, Bethel Church, Bethlehem Church (historical), Bethlehem Church (historical), Bethlehem Church Number 1, Bethlehem Church Number 2, Big Morning Star Church, Blaine Baptist Church, Blaine Methodist Church, Brooks Chapel, Bryants African Methodist Episcopal Church, Caile Church, Calvery Church, Centerfield Church, Christian Church (historical), Christian Union Church, Church of Christ, Church of Christ, Church of Christ, Church of Christ, Church of God, Church of God, Church of God, Church of God (historical), Church of the Immaculate Conception, Dennis Chapel (historical), Dockery Baptist Church, Drew Church of Christ, Drew United Methodist Church, Duncan Chapel, East Mount Olive Church, East Side Church, Fairview Church, Fairview Church (historical), Fairview Methodist Church (historical), First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United Methodist Church, Friendship Church, Friendship Church (historical), Galalee Church (historical), Gillfield Church, Gold Dust Church (historical), Green Grove Church, Green Grove Church, Green Grove Church (historical), Hervey Chapel, Hickory Grove Church (historical), Holly Grove Baptist Church, Holly Grove Church, Holly Grove Church, Holly Grove Church (historical), Holmes Chapel, Horace Chapel (historical), I John Church, Indian Bayou Church (historical), Indianola Baptist Church, Inverness Baptist Church, Inverness Christian Church, Inverness Independent Baptist Church, Inverness United Methodist Church, Jacob Chapel, Johnson Chapel, King Solomon Church, Lake Chaplion Church, Linn Baptist Church, Linn Methodist Church, Little Morning Star Church, Little Rock Church, Macedonia Church, Mallalieu United Methodist Church, Marble Hill Church, Markham Church, McDaniels Chapel (historical), McGinnis Chapel, McKinney Chapel, Missionary Church, Moorhead Baptist Church, Moorhead Methodist Church, Moorhead Presbyterian Church (historical), Mound Bayou Church (historical), Mount Aver Church, Mount Beulah Baptist Church, Mount Calvary Church, Mount Carey Church (historical), Mount Center Church, Mount Galilee Church, Mount Leighton Church, Mount Moriah Church, Mount Moriah Church, Mount Olive Church, Mount Olive Church (historical), Mount Olive Hale Church, Mount Pleasant Church, Mount Zion Center Church, Mount Zion Church, Mount Zion Church (historical), Naird Church (historical), New Bethel Church, New Bethel Church, New Bethel Church, New Bethley Church, New Hope Baptist Church, New Hope Church, New Hope Church (historical), New Hope Church (historical), New Jerusalem Church, New Jerusalem Church, New Kingdom Church (historical), New Macedonia Church (historical), New Mount Zion Church, New Salem Church, New Salem Church, Nora Smith Church, North Mount Olive Church, Oak Grove Church, Oak Grove Church, Oak Grove Church, Oakland Mount Olive Church, Old Jerusalem Church, Pauls Church (historical), Paxton Church (historical), Persimmon Grove Church, Peterson Church (historical), Pilgrim Green Church, Pilgrim Green Church, Pilgrim Green Church (historical), Pilgrim Rest Church, Pilgrim Rest Church, Pilgrim Rest Church, Pilgrim Rest Church, Pilgrims Rest Church (historical), Pleasant Green Church, Pleasant Green Church, Pleasant Green Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Raspberry Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church, Rock of Ages Church, Rock of Ages Church (historical), Rome Baptist Church, Rome United Methodist Church, Roundaway Church, Ruleville Baptist Church, Ruleville United Methodist Church, Saint James Church, Saint James Church (historical), Saint Johns Chapel, Saint Johns Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Lawrence Church, Saint Luke Church of God in Christ, Saint Mary Church, Saint Marys Church (historical), Saint Mathews Church, Saint Paul Church (historical), Saint Peter Church, Saint Peters Church, Saint Peters Church (historical), Saint Stephens Episcopal Church, Saints Rest Church, Second Baptist Church, Second Baptist Church, Shady Grove Church, Shiloh Church of Christ, Silver Star Church, Spring Hill Church, Strangers Home Church, Strangers Home Church (historical), Sunflower Baptist Church, Sunflower Church, Sunflower Methodist Church, Sunflower Presbyterian Church (historical), Sunrise Church, Swan Lake Church, Sweet Kingdom Church, Three Oak Church, Travelers Rest Church, True Light Church, Turner Chapel, Union Grove Church, Union Grove Church, Union Grove Church, Union Grove Church, Union Grove Church (historical), Union Star Church, Union Temple (historical), Waco Church, Walker Chapel, Wallace Church, West Drew Church, Whites Chapel (historical), Whitney Church (historical), Williams Chapel (historical), Zion Chapel, Zion Field Church, Zion Rock Church, Zion Travel Church (historical)

  Crossings     show all on map

Dewberry Ferry (historical), Garvins Ferry (historical), Heard Ferry (historical)

  Dams     show all on map

A E Britt Pond Dam, A P B Incorporated Lake Dam, Adams Lake Dam, Bearden Brothers Pond Dam, Bearden Brothers Pond Dam, Bishop Pond Dam, Bobby Duncan Lake Dam, Charles Ellis Pond Dam, Delta Processing Pond Dam, Drew Lagoon Dam, Duke Lake Dam, Eiland Lake Dam, Fitts Brothers Lake Dam, Fratesi Pond Dam, Howard Grittman Pond Dam, Indianola Sewage Lagoon Dam, Kroeker Lake Dam, Moorhead Lagoon Dam, Myers Lake Dam, Ruleville Lagoon Dam, Sunflower Lagoon Dam, Taylor Lake Dam, Tommy Ellis Lake Dam, Tommy Ellis Pond Dam, Trans Fisheries Incorporated Pond Dam, Turner Arant Pond Dam, Turner Arant Pond Dam, Watson Lake Dam

  Guts     show all on map

Cordy Brake

  Hospitals     show all on map

Drew Health Clinic, Kings Daughters Hospital (historical), North Sunflower County Hospital, Ruleville Health Care Center, South Sunflower County Hospital, Sunflower County Health Center

  Lakes     show all on map

Bay Lake, Beasley Lake, Beaver Pond, Binson Lake, Blue Lake, Cat Lake, Darr Lake, Goose Lake (historical), Gorman Lake, Hoard Lake, Jenkins Lake, Jug Lake, Lake Dawson, Lindsey Lake, Long Lake, Long Lake, Lusinger Lake, Macon Lake, Mossy Run Lake, Onemile Lake, Petes Lake, Round Lake, Shackelford Lake, Thighman Lake, Thigpen Lake (historical), Threemile Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Brady Landing, Craig Plantation (historical), Davis Landing, Elmwood Plantation, Goldfield Plantation, Gumwood Plantation, Heards Landing, Hickory Bluff Landing, Hollywood Landing, Indianola Country Club, Indianola Shopping Center, Johnsons Landing, Keys Deadening, Lakeside Plantation (historical), Looney Plantation (historical), Loyd Fish Farm, New Berlin Landing, Saints Rest Plantation (historical), Shell Ridge Landing, Sid Dodd Plantation (historical), Stansel Plantation (historical), State Penal Camp Farm Number 5, State Penal Camp Farm Number 7, State Penal Farm Camp Number 10, State Penal Farm Camp Number 11, State Penal Farm Camp Number 12, State Penal Farm Camp Number 2, State Penal Farm Camp Number 3, State Penal Farm Camp Number 4, State Penal Farm Camp Number 6, State Penal Farm Camp Number 8, State Penal Farm Camp Number 9, Sunflower Plantation (historical), Sycamore Plantation, Trotten Plantation (historical), Waco Plantation, Woodburn Plantation

  Parks     show all on map

Legion Field, Ruleville Memorial Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Baird, Ballaston, Baltzer, Blaine, Bowles, Boyer, Brooks, Caile, Cottondale, Crahen (historical), Dockery, Doddsville, Drew, Dwiggins, Dwyer, Eastland, Fairview, Faisonia, Fitzhugh, Frazier, Furry, Galen (historical), Garvins Ferry (historical), Halstead, Heathman, Holly Ridge, Indianola, Inverness, Inwood, Jaquith, Johnsonville, Kinlock, Lehrton (historical), Linn, Lombardy, Marguerite (historical), Markham, Mattoon, McDaniels, Milroy, Minot, Moorhead, New Town, Parchman, Pentecost, Pine Land, Pollock (historical), Powell Bayou, Promised Land (historical), Quiver (historical), Rome, Roundaway, Ruleville, Sandy Bayou, Southside, Steiner, Stephenville, Sunflower, Wade (historical), Waltonia (historical), White City, Whitney

  Post Offices     show all on map

Baltzer Post Office (historical), Cottondale Post Office (historical), Dwiggins Post Office (historical), Dwyer Post Office (historical), Faisonia Post Office (historical), Fitzhugh Post Office (historical), Frazier Post Office (historical), Garvins Ferry Post Office (historical), Goldfield Post Office (historical), Gumwood Post Office (historical), Halstead Post Office (historical), Heathman Post Office (historical), Holly Ridge Post Office (historical), Indianola Post Office, Linn Post Office (historical), Lombardy Post Office (historical), Minot Post Office (historical), Parchman Post Office, Pentecost Post Office (historical), Potterville Post Office (historical), Promised Land Post Office (historical), Quiver Post Office (historical), Retus Post Office (historical), Saints Rest Post Office (historical), Southside Post Office (historical), Steiner Post Office (historical), Stephenville Post Office (historical), Whitney Post Office (historical), Woodburn Post Office (historical)

  Schools     show all on map

A W James Elementary School, Almeda Gardner Pond School (historical), Baird School (historical), Bay Lake School (historical), Bethlehem School (historical), Black Bayou School (historical), Blackhaw School (historical), Blaine School, Boisy School (historical), Brooks School (historical), Caile School (historical), Carl Pittman School (historical), Carver Elementary School, Carver Middle School, Carver School, Central Delta Academy, Central High School, Delta State Junior College, Dockery School (historical), Doddsville Industrial Institute (historical), Drew High School, East Moorhead Elementary School, East Sunflower School, Fairview School (historical), Garvins Ferry School (historical), Gentry High School, Grayford School (historical), Greenwood School (historical), Hale School (historical), Halstead School (historical), Heathman School (historical), Holmes School (historical), Hunter High School, Indianola Academy, Indianola High School (historical), Indianola Junior High School, Inverness Elementary School, Inverness High School (historical), Johnsonville School (historical), Kates School (historical), Keller School (historical), Kenloch School (historical), King Solomon School (historical), Kinlock School (historical), Leighs Landing School (historical), Linn High School (historical), Lockard Elementary School, Lombardy School (historical), Long Lake School (historical), Macedonia School (historical), Marie School (historical), Marlow School (historical), Marshall School (historical), Moorhead Elementary School, Mount Galilee School (historical), Mount Moriah School (historical), Mount Olive School (historical), Mount Pleasant School (historical), New Hope School (historical), New Salem School (historical), Oak Grove School (historical), Paxton School (historical), Prewitt School (historical), Price School (historical), Ricoe School (historical), Riverside School (historical), Rome School (historical), Roundaway School (historical), Ruleville Junior High School, Saint Johns School (historical), Saint Johns School (historical), Sandy Bayou School (historical), Shady Grove School (historical), Sid Dodd School (historical), Sixteenth Section School (historical), Southside School (historical), Springhill School (historical), Stephensville School (historical), Sunflower School (historical), Thorn Tree Academy (historical), Toler School (historical), Wade School (historical), Waltonia School (historical), Woodburn School

  Streams     show all on map

Bay Lake Run, Bear Bayou, Bear Bayou, Beaver Dam Bayou, Black Bayou, Blackhaw Bayou, Browns Bayou, Burrell Bayou, Darr Bayou, Dawson Bayou, Dougherty Bayou, Douglas Bayou, Dutch Bayou, East Prong Indian Bayou, Fox Bayou, Gravel Bayou, Homecypress Bayou, Horseshoe Bayou, Howling Wolf Bayou, Hyde Bayou, Indian Bayou, Jones Bayou, Lead Bayou, Locust Bayou, Lutken Bayou, McGregory Creek, Moorhead Bayou, Moorhead Bayou, Mound Bayou, Onemile Bayou, Pecan Bayou, Porter Bayou, Powell Bayou, Quiver River, Rattlesnake Bayou, Roundaway Bayou, Shepherds Bayou, Short Bayou, Short Bayou, Standing Stump Bayou, Turkeyfoot Brake, West Prong Indian Bayou, Wild Bill Bayou, Wildcat Bayou, Wixon Slough

  Summits     show all on map

Prentiss Mound

  Swamps     show all on map

Dutch Brake, Lion Brake, Melton Lake

  Towers     show all on map

WABG-TV (Greenwood), WABG-TV (Greenwood), WKZB-FM (Drew), WMAO-TV (Greenwood), WNLA-AM (Indianola), WNLA-FM (Indianola)

  Woods     show all on map

Dabney Brake,

Sunflower County, Mississippi Population By Race (2012 estimate)

BlackSunflower County Black population 20,64920,648  
WhiteSunflower County White population 7,4527,451
MixedSunflower County Mixed population 142142
American IndianSunflower County American Indian population 8585
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderSunflower County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Mississippi population by county