Lee County , Mississippi

Lee County: County in Mississippi, United States

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

About

Lee County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 82,910 and a population density of 71 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 85,436 inhabitants. Its county seat is Tupelo. The county was created 154 years ago in 1866.

Geography

Lee County is located at 34°17'24"N 88°40'50"W (34.2898900, -88.6804200). It has 6 neighbors: Chickasaw County, Itawamba County, Monroe County, Pontotoc County, Prentiss County and Union County.

South facade of the Lee County  Mississippi courthouse in Tupelo  Mississippi 5 Aug 2013 image
South facade of the Lee County Mississippi courthouse in Tupelo Mississippi 5 Aug 2013

The largest city of Lee County is Auburn with a population of 60,258. Other cities include, Tupelo population 38,312, City of Tupelo population 38,114, Saltillo population 5,062 and Baldwyn population 3,268. See all Lee County cities & populated places.

Weather

Lee County forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. more

South facade of the Lee County  Mississippi courthouse in Tupelo  Mississippi 5 Aug 2013 image

Lee County map

Lee County Quick Facts

Population : 85,436 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Different from : Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County
Area : 1174 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.7%
Land as percent of area : 99.3%
Named for : Robert E. Lee
Capital : Tupelo
Establishment : October 10, 1866
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:33:17 (4th August 2021)
Density : 73 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 2.96% (2010-2019)
Weather : 86℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Lee County has 6 neighbours.

  • Tupelo

Demographics

The population of Lee County increased by 2.96% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 82,910 - census
2011 84,033 1.34% estimation process
2012 84,798 0.9% estimation process
2013 84,970 0.2% estimation process
2014 84,763 -0.24% estimation process
2015 84,740 -0.03% estimation process
2016 84,837 0.11% estimation process
2017 85,071 0.28% estimation process
2018 85,276 0.24% estimation process
2019 85,436 0.19% estimation process

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People born in Lee County (2)

People born in Lee County, including blues pianist Pinetop Sparks, West Texas pioneer and sculptor Arrie Ella Elgar Dumont, you can see a list of people who born in Lee County.

Other places with the same name (11)

Lee County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Auburn 60,258 City in Lee County, Alabama, USA
Tupelo 38,312 City in and county seat of Lee County, Mississippi, United States
Saltillo 5,062 Human settlement in Lee County, Mississippi, United States of America
Baldwyn 3,268 City in Lee and Prentiss counties, Mississippi, United States
Verona 3,232 City in Lee County, Mississippi
Guntown 2,792 Town in Lee County, Mississippi, United States
Nettleton 1,919 Town of the United States
Shannon 1,763 Town in Lee County, Mississippi, USA
Plantersville 1,137 City in Lee County, Mississippi, United States of America
Mooreville 650

Mississippi Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Mississippi 2,976,149 State of the United States of America
Hinds County 231,840 County in Mississippi, United States
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
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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