Quitman County , Mississippi

Quitman County: County in Mississippi, United States

About

Quitman County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 8,223 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 6,760 inhabitants. Its county seat is Marks. The county was created 145 years ago in 1876.

Quitman County Quick Facts

Population : 6,760 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Different from : Quitman County
Area : 1053 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.3%
Land as percent of area : 99.7%
Named for : John A. Quitman
Altitude : 154 feet / 47 meters
Capital : Marks
Establishment : January 01, 1877
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:37:52 (16th January 2022)
Density : 6 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -21.64% (2010-2020)
Quitman County locator map
Location of Quitman County on Mississippi map.
Marks MS 038 image
Marks MS 038
Marks MS 038 image

Geography

Quitman County is located at 34°15'5"N 90°17'21"W (34.2514100, -90.2891200). It has 4 neighbors: Coahoma County, Panola County, Tallahatchie County and Tunica County.

Quitman County map

The largest city of Quitman County is Marks with a population of 1,408. Other cities include, Crenshaw population 845, Crowder population 645 and Sledge population 472. See all Quitman County cities & populated places.

Quitman County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Marks 1,408 City in Mississippi
Lambert 1,325 Town in Mississippi, United States
Crenshaw 845 Human settlement in Mississippi, United States of America
Walnut 736 Town in Mississipi
Crowder 645 Human settlement in Mississippi, United States of America
Sledge 472 Human settlement in Quitman County, Mississippi, United States of America
Falcon 142 Town in Mississippi, USA

Quitman County has 4 neighbours.

  • Marks

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Quitman County decreased by 21.64% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,223 - census
2011 8,056 -2.07% estimation process
2012 7,803 -3.24% estimation process
2013 7,818 0.19% estimation process
2014 7,690 -1.66% estimation process
2015 7,511 -2.38% estimation process
2016 7,368 -1.94% estimation process
2017 7,208 -2.22% estimation process
2018 7,055 -2.17% estimation process
2019 6,792 -3.87% estimation process
2020 6,760 -0.47% estimation process

Comitatul Quitman, Comte de Quitman, Comté de Quitman, Condado de Quitman, Condado han Quitman, Contea di Quitman, Hrabstwo Quitman, Kuitman, Kuitmen, Kvitmen, Okrug Kvitman, Quan Quitman, Quitman, Quitman Comitatus, Quitman Kun, Quitman Kūn, Quitman konderria, Quitman megye, Quitmani maakond, Quận Quitman, ku'itamyana ka'unti, kui te man xian, kuittoman jun, shhrstan kwyytmn mysysypy, Квітмен, Куитман, Куитмен, Округ Квитман, Քուիտմեն շրջան, شهرستان کوئیتمن، میسیسیپی, کوئٹمین کاؤنٹی، مسیسپی, کوٹمین کاؤنٹی،مسسسپی, কুইটম্যান কাউন্টি, クイットマン郡, 奎特曼縣

People born in Quitman County (1)

American singer Willie Wright was born in Quitman County

Other places with the same name (2)

Mississippi Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
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
Lowndes County 58,309 County in Mississippi, United States