Leflore County , Mississippi

Leflore County: County in Mississippi, United States

About

Leflore County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 32,317 and a population density of 21 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 27,854 inhabitants. Its county seat is Greenwood. The county was created 150 years ago in 1870.

Leflore County Quick Facts

Population : 27,854 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Area : 1570 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.3%
Land as percent of area : 97.7%
Named for : Greenwood LeFlore
Capital : Greenwood
Establishment : January 01, 1871
Time Zone : UTC−05:00, UTC−06:00
Local time : 18:41:38 (6th December 2021)
Density : 18 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -16.02% (2010-2020)
Leflore County locator map
Location of Leflore County on Mississippi map.
COTTON ROW HISTORIC DISTRICT  LEFLORE COUNTY  MS image
COTTON ROW HISTORIC DISTRICT LEFLORE COUNTY MS
COTTON ROW HISTORIC DISTRICT  LEFLORE COUNTY  MS image

Geography

Leflore County is located at 33°33'2"N 90°18'4"W (33.5505200, -90.3010600). It has 6 neighbors: Carroll County, Grenada County, Holmes County, Humphreys County, Sunflower County and Tallahatchie County.

Leflore County map

The largest city of Leflore County is Itta Bena with a population of 1,795. Other cities include and Sidon population 461. See all Leflore County cities & populated places.

Leflore County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Itta Bena 1,795 City in Mississippi
Sidon 461 Human settlement in Leflore County, Mississippi, United States of America
Schlater 280 Town of the United States
Morgan City 236 Town in Mississippi, United States

Leflore County has 6 neighbours.

  • Greenwood

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Leflore County decreased by 16.02% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 32,317 - census
2011 32,065 -0.79% estimation process
2012 30,793 -4.13% estimation process
2013 30,746 -0.15% estimation process
2014 30,707 -0.13% estimation process
2015 30,241 -1.54% estimation process
2016 29,779 -1.55% estimation process
2017 29,292 -1.66% estimation process
2018 28,616 -2.36% estimation process
2019 28,183 -1.54% estimation process
2020 27,854 -1.18% estimation process

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Local Places in Leflore County

People born in Leflore County (5)

People born in Leflore County, including politician Frank E. Smith, politician David Lee Jordan, R&B, soul and blues singer, songwriter, and record producer Denise LaSalle, you can see a list of people who born in Leflore County.

Other places with the same name (1)

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