Senatobia, Tate County, Mississippi

Senatobia: City in Tate County, Mississippi, United States of America


Senatobia is a city located in the county of Tate in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,165 and a population density of 202 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,614 inhabitants.

The city was created 162 years ago in 1859.

In the heart of the Mississippi Delta, Senatobia is a city that has long been known for its natural beauty. Nestled in the rolling hills of Tate County, Senatobia offers an abundance of outdoor activities and attractions that can be enjoyed by all ages.

From hiking and biking trails to fishing spots, Senatobia has something for everyone. The town also boasts several museums and historic sites, including the Tate County Historical Society Museum and the Tate County Jail Museum.

Senatobia is also home to many attractions including the Tate County Courthouse, which was built in 1873; the Bienville Monument which has stood since 1830 and is dedicated to early French explorer Bienville; and the Senatobia Steam and Gas Museum which features a collection of steam engines and other antique tools.

Senatobia visitors can also enjoy local cuisine at one of several restaurants or get a taste of southern hospitality at one of its many festivals and events.

Quick Facts about Senatobia

Population : 7,614 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Tate County
Postal code : 38668
Phone Area Codes : 662
Area : 40.51 km2
Altitude : 289 feet / 88 meters
Capital city : Senatobia is capital of Tate County
Establishment : January 01, 1860 (162 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:17:18 (27th June 2022)
Density : 188 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.24% (2010-2020)
Weather : 89℉ Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Mostly Sunny 7-days weather
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Location of Senatobia on Mississippi map.
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Senatobia is located at 34°37'3"N 89°58'7"W (34.6176000, -89.9687000).

Senatobia map


Senatobia forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more


According to census records, the population of Senatobia decreased by 7.24% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,165 - census
2011 8,110 -0.68% estimation process
2012 8,021 -1.11% estimation process
2013 7,949 -0.91% estimation process
2014 7,899 -0.63% estimation process
2015 7,987 1.1% estimation process
2016 7,905 -1.04% estimation process
2017 8,000 1.19% estimation process
2018 7,664 -4.38% estimation process
2019 7,610 -0.71% estimation process
2020 7,614 0.05% estimation process

Senatobia zip code is 38668. County name: Tate, County fips: 28137

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People born in Senatobia (6)

People born in Senatobia, including professional wrestler Kamala, actor Robert Earl Jones, electric Chicago blues bass guitarist and singer Aron Burton, .


  • Harry Wynne (American-football player (1920-1989)) he was born in 10/07/1920
  • Oscar Johnson he was born in 06/01/1864
  • Herschel Brickell (American writer (1889-1952)) he was born in 13/09/1889

Schools in Senatobia

College & universities near Senatobia, MS

Code Name City ZIP
176178 Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia (MS) 38668-1714
447023 Delta Technical College Horn Lake (MS) 38637
487588 Concorde Career College-Southaven Southaven (MS) 38671
176017 University of Mississippi University (MS) 38677-1848
412599 Remington College-Memphis Campus Memphis (TN) 38132

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Senatobia, MS

Code Name Address Type
MEM Central Station Central Station RAIL

Post offices near Senatobia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Senatobia Post Office Senatobia (MS) 38668
Coldwater Post Office Coldwater (MS) 38618
Com Post Office Como (MS) 38619
Arkabutla Post Office Arkabutla (MS) 38602
Independen Post Office Independence (MS) 38638

Distance to Other Cities

Senatobia distances to largest Mississippi cities