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Time Zone: Neshoba County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Philadelphia is the Seat for Neshoba County.

Neshoba County was founded in 1833. Neshoba was created by taking area from Jones, , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Neshoba had a population of 30,302 people. This is an increase of 5.64% since the last Census (which gave a population of 28,684 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Neshoba represented 1.01% of the total population of Mississippi, making it the state's 31st most populous county (out of 82 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201029,676+3.46%-2.07% since 2009
200930,302+5.64%+0.65% since 2008
200830,106+4.96%+0.79% since 2007
200028,684The Last Census

More information can be found on the Neshoba County Census Page for Neshoba County.


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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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