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Where is Prentiss County, Mississippi?

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

With a total 1,083.13 sq. km of land and water area, Prentiss County, Mississippi is the 2497th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 25,428 people, Prentiss County has a total 11017 households earning 32503 on average per year.

Prentiss County, Mississippi - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 28117
Area Codes 662
Time Zone CST
Major Cities Booneville (population: 18,785), Baldwyn (population: 7,922), New Site (population: 752), Wheeler (population: 86)
Land Area 9,818 sq miles
Water Area 415 sq miles
Household Income $32,503
Housing Units 11,017
Median Home Value $73,200
High School Grads 73% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 11% of population
Retail Spending $6,359 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $17,540 per capita
Universities and Colleges Northeast Mississippi Community College

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.