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Enterprise, Mississippi
(Clarke County)

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The location of Enterprise

Welcome to Enterprise ...

The town of Enterprise is located in Clarke County.

The location of Enterprise has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Enterprise has a population of 493 people<2> (see below for details).

Enterprise is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Enterprise: (601) & (769)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Enterprise had a population of 526 people. This makes Enterprise the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Enterprise represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 205th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 526 people, the population of Enterprise increased 10.97% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 474 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Enterprise had an population of 493 people. This is a decrease of 6.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.01% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Enterprise.

Communities near Enterprise ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Enterprise and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Chunky   [Map]   321   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fellowship - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hickory   [Map]   517   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Marion   [Map]   1,526   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Meridian   [Map]   37,940   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Orange   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Enterprise.

Communities Also Named Enterprise ...

While we believe that this Enterprise is located in Clarke County, we know of another 3 Mississippi communities named Enterprise. Those communities are located in the following counties: Amite, Lincoln and Union County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 66 communities that are also named Enterprise - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, British Columbia, California (4), Florida (2), Georgia (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Manitoba, Minnesota, Missouri (3), Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina (2), Northwest Territories, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (6), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas (5), Utah (2), Virginia, Washington (3), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Enterprise.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Enterprise. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Enterprise. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Enterprise. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Enterprise:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Enterprise ...

Looking for more information about Enterprise? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Enterprise, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Enterprise.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Clarke County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Enterprise. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Mississippi:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Enterprise.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Enterprise - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Enterprise) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Enterprise. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Enterprise

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Enterprise. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1739, Longitude: -88.8150     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Enterprise have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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