Aggregated Mississippi News Articles
- First-ever ReliaQuest Bowl will feature Illinois, Mississippi State in Tampa
The Tampa bowl game was re-branded from the Outback Bowl in June.
Henry Queen. American City Business Journals. Sun, 04 Dec 2022 23:27:51 +0000.
- College student found dead on campus; homicide investigation underway
A 22-year-old student at Jackson State University in Mississippi was found dead on campus and his death is being investigated as a homicide.
ABC News. Sat, 03 Dec 2022 20:15:15 -0500.
- Judge okays federal intervention in Jackson, Mississippi water crisis
Jackson's mayor said he hoped the "collaborative effort to repair, replace and modernize Jackson's water infrastructure" would become a "model for other U.S. cities."
CBS News. Thu, 01 Dec 2022 07:04:48 -0500.
- 2 dead after storms fueled by record high temperatures hit South
More than 50,000 customers in Mississippi and Alabama were without electricity Wednesday morning, according to poweroutage.us, which tracks utility outages.
CBS News. Wed, 30 Nov 2022 14:07:00 -0500.
- Severe weather updates: 2 people are dead after tornado outbreak hits the South
A severe weather outbreak struck the Gulf Coast to the Tennessee River Valley on Tuesday, impacting Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana.
ABC News. Wed, 30 Nov 2022 12:40:41 -0500.
- NFL Hall of Famer Brett Favre files motion to be removed from Mississippi welfare lawsuit
Favre is among 38 individuals or organizations being sued by the state to recoup $24million of the $77m in federal welfare money, according to Mississippi Today.
Daily Mail. Tue, 29 Nov 2022 17:33:37 GMT.
- Favre files motion to dismiss Mississippi lawsuit
Brett Favre filed a motion through his lawyers Monday in Mississippi judicial court to dismiss the Mississippi Department of Human Services lawsuit against he and Favre Enterprises.
ESPN. Mon, 28 Nov 2022 19:03:45 EST.
- Forecasters Warn of Tornado Threat Across the South
A regional tornado outbreak is possible Tuesday afternoon and evening across parts of the lower and mid-Mississippi Valley, forecasters warned on Monday.
Judson Jones. New York Times. Mon, 28 Nov 2022 16:57:41 +0000.
- Michigan, Maryland and Mississippi State highlight Week 13's Twitter trolls
Rivalry week means college football's social media trolls didn't hold back with the jokes.
ESPN. Sat, 26 Nov 2022 19:53:42 EST.
- Duke Energy scoops up solar project that will sell Toyota power
Duke Energy Sustainable Solutions has purchased its first solar project in Mississippi.
John Downey. American City Business Journals. Wed, 23 Nov 2022 19:41:01 +0000.
- Over half of Mississippi's rural hospitals risk closing
Over half of Mississippi's rural hospitals are at risk of closing immediately or in the near future, according to the state's leading public health official.
Michael Goldberg. Washington Times. Tue, 22 Nov 2022 13:03:33 -0500.
- Environmental groups sue DOT over Mississippi road project
Mississippi Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Mississippi as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||2,988,726||-0.02|
|July 1, 2015||2,989,390||-0.10|
|July 1, 2014||2,992,400||0.06|
|July 1, 2013||2,990,482||0.19|
|July 1, 2012||2,984,945||0.23|
|July 1, 2011||2,978,162||0.26|
|July 1, 2010||2,970,322|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Mississippi was 2,967,297.
In 2008, the estimated population of Mississippi was 2,938,618, whereas
in 2006, the population of Mississippi was about 2,896,713.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Mississippi's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Mississippi
web page. For maps of Mississippi,
visit this Mississippi Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Mississippi
can be found here.
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