Tishomingo County, Mississippi

Tishomingo County: County in Mississippi, United States


Tishomingo County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 19,593 and a population density of 17 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 19,275 inhabitants. Its county seat is Iuka. The county was created 187 years ago in 1836.

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

Quick Facts about Tishomingo County

Population : 19,275 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Area : 1151 km2
Water as percent of area : 4.6%
Land as percent of area : 95.4%
Named for : Chief Tishomingo
Altitude : 581 feet / 177 meters
Capital : Iuka
Establishment : February 02, 1836
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:45:37 (28th November 2023)
Density : 17 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.65% (2010-2020)
Weather : 24℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
Tishomingo County Courthouse image
Tishomingo County Courthouse
Tishomingo County Courthouse image


Tishomingo County is located at 34°44'26"N 88°14'22"W (34.7404300, -88.2393200). It has 7 neighbors: Colbert County, Franklin County, Lauderdale County, Hardin County, Alcorn County, Itawamba County and Prentiss County.

Tishomingo County map

The largest city of Tishomingo County is Iuka with a population of 2,928. Other cities include and Golden population 189. See all Tishomingo County cities & populated places.

Tishomingo County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Tishomingo County.

City Name Population Title
Iuka 2,928 City in Mississippi, United States
Burnsville 924 Town in Mississippi, United States
Tishomingo 352 Town of the United States
Golden 189 Human settlement in Tishomingo County, Mississippi, United States of America
Paden 112 Village in the United States


Tishomingo County forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Northwest wind around 5 mph. more

Tishomingo County has 7 neighbours.

  • Iuka


According to census records, the population of Tishomingo County decreased by 1.65% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 19,593 - census
2011 19,635 0.21% estimation process
2012 19,618 -0.09% estimation process
2013 19,504 -0.58% estimation process
2014 19,427 -0.4% estimation process
2015 19,481 0.28% estimation process
2016 19,442 -0.2% estimation process
2017 19,518 0.39% estimation process
2018 19,383 -0.7% estimation process
2019 19,383 0% estimation process
2020 19,275 -0.56% estimation process

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People born in Tishomingo County (2)

People born in Tishomingo County, including politician John Mills Allen, record producer, songwriter, music publisher and musician Rick Hall, .


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