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Welcome to Hancock County ...
Time Zone: Hancock County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.
The community of Bay Saint Louis is the Seat for Hancock County.
Hancock County was founded in 1812.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, <1> Hancock had a population of 47,673 people. This is an increase of 8.52% since the last Census (which gave a population of 43,929 people in 2010).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hancock represented 1.48% of the total population of Mississippi.
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This page was last modified/updated: 17 Sep 2023