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Where is Leake County, Mississippi?

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Leake County is a county equivalent area found in Mississippi, USA. The county government of Leake is found in the county seat of Carthage.

With a total 1,516.38 sq. km of land and water area, Leake County, Mississippi is the 1801st largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 23,193 people, Leake County has a total 9367 households earning 32521 on average per year.

Leake County, Mississippi - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 28079
Area Codes 601,662
Time Zone CST
Major Cities Carthage (population: 16,228), Walnut Grove (population: 5,159), Lena (population: 3,931), Madden (population: 87)
Land Area 8,955 sq miles
Water Area 583 sq miles
Household Income $32,521
Housing Units 9,367
Median Home Value $73,800
High School Grads 75% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 11% of population
Retail Spending $7,927 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $13,004 per capita
Universities and Colleges J & J Hair Design College

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.