Mississippi Calhoun County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Calhoun County, Mississippi. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Mississippi Calhoun County.

Street Address: 113 East Burkitt Street, Calhoun City, MS 38916
Phone Number: (662) 628-6331 Calhoun N/A N/A

Street Address: 109 Stovall Street, Vardaman, MS 38878
Phone Number: (662) 682-7333 Calhoun N/A N/A

Street Address: 314 N. Newberger Street, Bruce, MS 38915
Phone Number: (662) 983-2220 Calhoun N/A N/A

Overview of Calhoun County, Mississippi

Calhoun County is a county located in the state of Mississippi. As of 2000, the population is 15,069. Its county seat is Pittsboro.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,523 km² (588 mi²). 1,519 km² (587 mi²) of it is land and 4 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.24% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 15,069 people, 6,019 households, and 4,255 families residing in the county. The population density is 10/km² (26/mi²). There are 6,902 housing units at an average density of 5/km² (12/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 69.41% White, 28.65% Black or African American, 0.13% Native American, 0.06% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 1.11% from other races, and 0.59% from two or more races. 2.11% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 6,019 households out of which 31.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.00% are married couples living together, 15.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.30% are non-families. 27.10% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.90% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.46 and the average family size is 2.97.

In the county the population is spread out with 25.20% under the age of 18, 8.40% from 18 to 24, 27.00% from 25 to 44, 22.70% from 45 to 64, and 16.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years. For every 100 females there are 90.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.00 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $27,113, and the median income for a family is $34,407. Males have a median income of $26,458 versus $19,491 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,106. 18.10% of the population and 14.90% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 24.20% of those under the age of 18 and 21.80% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Calhoun County, Mississippi has the following cities and towns:

  • Big Creek
  • Bruce
  • Calhoun City
  • Derma
  • Pittsboro
  • Slate Springs
  • Vardaman

Map of Calhoun County Mississippi