Rankin County , Mississippi

Rankin County: County in Mississippi, United States

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

About

Rankin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 141,617 and a population density of 68 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 155,271 inhabitants. Its county seat is Brandon. The county was created 193 years ago in 1828.

Geography

Rankin County is located at 32°15'51"N 89°56'45"W (32.2641200, -89.9458000). It has 5 neighbors: Hinds County, Madison County, Scott County, Simpson County and Smith County.

Rankin County Courthouse image
Rankin County Courthouse

The largest city of Rankin County is Pearl with a population of 26,510. Other cities include, Brandon population 24,289, Flowood population 9,380, Richland population 7,087 and Cleary population 1,544. See all Rankin County cities & populated places.

Rankin County Courthouse image

Rankin County map

Rankin County Quick Facts

Population : 155,271 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Area : 2088 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.8%
Land as percent of area : 96.2%
Named for : Christopher Rankin
Altitude : 322 feet / 98 meters
Capital : Brandon
Establishment : February 02, 1828
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 16:29:15 (4th August 2021)
Density : 74 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 8.79% (2010-2019)

Rankin County has 5 neighbours.

  • Brandon

Demographics

The population of Rankin County increased by 8.79% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 141,617 - census
2011 144,207 1.8% estimation process
2012 145,809 1.1% estimation process
2013 147,321 1.03% estimation process
2014 148,426 0.74% estimation process
2015 149,447 0.68% estimation process
2016 151,514 1.36% estimation process
2017 152,904 0.91% estimation process
2018 154,250 0.87% estimation process
2019 155,271 0.66% estimation process

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People born in Rankin County (4)

People born in Rankin County, including fife player Othar Turner, politician Henry L. Whitfield, criminal Luke Woodham, you can see a list of people who born in Rankin County.

Rankin County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Pearl 26,510 City in Rankin County, Mississippi
Brandon 24,289 City in Mississippi
Flowood 9,380 City in Rankin County, Mississippi, United States of America
Richland 7,087 City in Rankin County, Mississippi
Florence 4,494 Town in Mississippi, US
Cleary 1,544
Pelahatchie 1,382 Town of the United States
Puckett 348 Human settlement in Rankin 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
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
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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