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

The community of Macon is the Seat for Noxubee County.

Noxubee County was founded in 1833. Noxubee was created by taking area from Lowndes and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Noxubee had a population of 11,631 people. This is a decrease of 7.31% since the last Census (which gave a population of 12,548 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Noxubee represented 0.44% of the total population of Mississippi, making it the state's 66th 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
201011,545-7.99%-0.74% since 2009
200911,631-7.31%-1.31% since 2008
200811,785-6.08%-0.57% since 2007
200012,548The Last Census

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


Below are some of the communities located in Noxubee County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Noxubee County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Macon   2,6792,4618.86% increase  
Brooksville   1,1051,1826.51% decrease  
Shuqualak   5185627.83% decrease  

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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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