Wilkinson County , Mississippi

Wilkinson County: County in Mississippi, United States


Wilkinson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,878 and a population density of 14 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 8,351 inhabitants. Its county seat is Woodville. The county was created 220 years ago in 1801.

Wilkinson County Quick Facts

Population : 8,351 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Different from : Wilkinson County
Area : 688 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.4%
Land as percent of area : 98.6%
Named for : James Wilkinson
Capital : Woodville
Establishment : January 01, 1802
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:02:58 (29th May 2022)
Density : 12 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -18.29% (2010-2020)
Wilkinson County locator map
Location of Wilkinson County on Mississippi map.
Wikinson County Mississippi Courthouse image
Wikinson County Mississippi Courthouse
Wikinson County Mississippi Courthouse image


Wilkinson County is located at 31°9'40"N 91°18'39"W (31.1610700, -91.3109200). It has 6 neighbors: Concordia Parish, East Feliciana Parish, West Feliciana Parish, Adams County, Amite County and Franklin County.

Wilkinson County map

Wilkinson County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Centreville 1,392 Town in Mississippi, United States
Woodville 892 Town in the U.

Wilkinson County has 6 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Wilkinson County decreased by 18.29% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,878 - census
2011 9,583 -3.08% estimation process
2012 9,458 -1.32% estimation process
2013 9,340 -1.26% estimation process
2014 9,187 -1.67% estimation process
2015 9,089 -1.08% estimation process
2016 9,020 -0.76% estimation process
2017 8,855 -1.86% estimation process
2018 8,781 -0.84% estimation process
2019 8,630 -1.75% estimation process
2020 8,351 -3.34% estimation process

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People born in Wilkinson County (8)

People born in Wilkinson County, including Confederate States Army general Joseph R. Davis, Confederate Army general Carnot Posey, Episcopalian clergy David Eldred Holt, .


Other places with the same name (2)

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Gulfport 71,438 City in Mississippi
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Auburn 60,258 City in Lee County, Alabama, USA
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