Hinds County , Mississippi

Hinds County: County in Mississippi, United States

Hinds County locator map
Location of Hinds County on Mississippi map.

About

Hinds County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 245,285 and a population density of 108 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 231,840 inhabitants. Its county seat is Jackson, Raymond. The county was created 200 years ago in 1821.

Geography

Hinds County is located at 32°16'0"N 90°26'34"W (32.2667000, -90.4428200). It has 3 neighbors: Copiah County, Rankin County and Yazoo County.

Hinds County Mississippi Courthouse image
Hinds County Mississippi Courthouse

The largest city of Hinds County is Jackson with a population of 160,628. Other cities include, Clinton population 24,440, Byram population 11,428, Lynchburg population 3,416 and Raymond population 2,115. See all Hinds County cities & populated places.

Weather

Hinds County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 5 to 10 mph. more

Hinds County Mississippi Courthouse image

Hinds County map

Hinds County Quick Facts

Population : 231,840 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Area : 2272 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.9%
Land as percent of area : 99.1%
Named for : Thomas Hinds
Altitude : 361 feet / 110 meters
Capital : Jackson, Raymond
Establishment : February 02, 1821
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:46:11 (4th August 2021)
Density : 102 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -5.8% (2010-2019)
Weather : 87℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Hinds County has 3 neighbours.

  • Jackson

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Hinds County decreased by 5.8% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 245,285 - census
2011 248,205 1.18% estimation process
2012 247,997 -0.08% estimation process
2013 246,250 -0.71% estimation process
2014 245,291 -0.39% estimation process
2015 244,216 -0.44% estimation process
2016 242,176 -0.84% estimation process
2017 239,929 -0.94% estimation process
2018 235,824 -1.74% estimation process
2019 231,840 -1.72% estimation process

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People born in Hinds County (3)

People born in Hinds County, including author Kate Stone, politician Hillman Terome Frazier, Arkansas attorney and jurist Burrill Bunn Battle, you can see a list of people who born in Hinds County.

Hinds County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hinds County.

City Name Population Title
Jackson 160,628 Capital and largest city of Mississippi
Clinton 24,440 Suburb city of Jackson, located in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States
Byram 11,428 City in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States
Lynchburg 3,416
Raymond 2,115 City in Mississippi
Taylorsville 1,245 City in Smith County, Mississippi, United States of America
Terry 1,227 Town in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States
Edwards 1,005 Town in Mississippi, USA
Utica 883 Town in Mississippi, United States
Bolton 531 Town of the United States
Learned 88 City in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States of America

Mississippi Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Mississippi 2,976,149 State of the United States of America
Harrison County 208,080 County in Mississippi, United States
De Soto County 173,323 County in Mississippi, United States
Jackson 160,628 Capital and largest city of Mississippi
Rankin County 155,271 County in Mississippi, United States
Jackson County 143,617 County in Mississippi, United States
Madison County 106,272 County in Mississippi, United States
Lee County 85,436 County in Mississippi, United States
Forrest County 74,897 County in Mississippi, United States
Lauderdale County 74,125 County in Mississippi, United States
Gulfport 71,705 City in Mississippi
West Gulfport 71,329 City in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States of America
Jones County 68,098 County in South Dakota, United States
Lamar County 63,343 County in Mississippi, United States
Auburn 60,258 City in Lee County, Alabama, USA
Lowndes County 58,595 County in Mississippi, United States

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