Walthall County, Mississippi

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Walthall County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of 2000, the population was 15,156. Its county seat is Tylertown[1]. The county is named after Civil War general and Mississippi Senator Edward C. Walthall.



According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 404 square miles (1,047 km²), of which, 404 square miles (1,046 km²) of it is land and 1 square miles (2 km²) of it (0.15%) is water. It is the smallest county in Mississippi in land area.

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As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 15,156 people, 5,571 households, and 4,111 families residing in the county. The population density was 38 people per square mile (14/km²). There were 6,418 housing units at an average density of 16 per square mile (6/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 54.61% White, 44.09% Black or African American, 0.12% Native American, 0.24% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.26% from other races, and 0.66% from two or more races. 1.33% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

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