Lowndes County, Mississippi
Lowndes County: County in Mississippi, United States
Lowndes County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 59,779 and a population density of 45 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 58,309 inhabitants. Its county seat is Columbus. The county was created 193 years ago in 1829.
Quick Facts about Lowndes County
|Population :||58,309 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Mississippi (United States)|
|Different from :||Lowndes County, Lowndes County|
|Area :||1338 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||2.1%|
|Land as percent of area :||97.9%|
|Named for :||William Lowndes|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1830|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||06:50:24 (6th June 2023)|
|Density :||44 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-2.52% (2010-2020)|
Lowndes County is located at 33°28'22"N 88°26'36"W (33.4729100, -88.4433100). It has 6 neighbors: Lamar County, Pickens County, Clay County, Monroe County, Noxubee County and Oktibbeha County.
Lowndes County map
The largest city of Lowndes County is Columbus with a population of 23,307. Other cities include and Caledonia population 1,048. See all Lowndes County cities & populated places.
Lowndes County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lowndes County.
|Columbus||23,307||County seat of Lowndes County, Mississippi, United States|
|Caledonia||1,048||City in Mississippi, United States of America|
|Crawford||655||Town in Lowndes County, Mississippi|
|Artesia||420||Town of the United States|
- Official Website
Official website of Lowndes County
Lowndes County has 6 neighbours.
- Lamar County county in Alabama, United States
- Pickens County county in Alabama, United States
- Clay County county in Mississippi, United States
- Monroe County county in Mississippi, United States
- Noxubee County county in Mississippi, United States
- Oktibbeha County county in Mississippi, United States
According to census records, the population of Lowndes County decreased by 2.52% in 10 years.
People born in Lowndes County (3)
People born in Lowndes County, including Delta blues guitarist, recording artist, singer and songwriter Big Joe Williams, politician Henry L. Muldrow, baseball player Luther Hackman, .
Other places with the same name (3)
- Lowndes County , Georgia county in Mississippi, United States with a population of 118,268 people.
- Lowndes County , Alabama county in Alabama, United States with a population of 9,641 people.
Mississippi Other Counties (more counties)
|Hinds County||227,966||County in Mississippi, United States|
|Harrison County||208,801||County in Mississippi, United States|
|De Soto County||173,323||County in Mississippi, United States|
|Jackson||157,821||Capital and largest city of Mississippi|
|Rankin County||155,975||County in Mississippi, United States|
|Jackson County||143,802||County in Mississippi, United States|
|Madison County||106,871||County in Mississippi, United States|
|Lee County||85,466||County in Mississippi, United States|
|Forrest County||75,009||County in Mississippi, United States|
|Lauderdale County||73,751||County in Mississippi, United States|
|Gulfport||71,438||City in Mississippi|
|West Gulfport||71,329||City in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States of America|
|Jones County||67,993||County in South Dakota, United States|
|Lamar County||64,165||County in Mississippi, United States|
|Auburn||60,258||City in Lee County, Alabama, USA|
|Southaven||56,644||City in DeSoto County, Mississippi, United States|