Mississippi Choctaw County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Choctaw 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 Choctaw County.

Street Address: Louisville Street, Ackerman, MS 39735
Phone Number: (662) 285-6348 Choctaw N/A N/A

Street Address: Scott Street, Mathiston, MS 39752
Phone Number: (662) 263-4772 Choctaw N/A N/A

Street Address: 123 Front Street, Weir, MS 39772
Phone Number: (662) 547-6747 Choctaw N/A N/A

Overview of Choctaw County, Mississippi

Choctaw County is a county located in the state of Mississippi. As of 2000, the population is 9,758. Its county seat is Ackerman.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,087 km² (420 mi²). 1,085 km² (419 mi²) of it is land and 2 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.17% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 9,758 people, 3,686 households, and 2,668 families residing in the county. The population density is 9/km² (23/mi²). There are 4,249 housing units at an average density of 4/km² (10/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 68.03% White, 30.68% Black or African American, 0.31% Native American, 0.13% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.42% from other races, and 0.42% from two or more races. 0.81% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 3,686 households out of which 32.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.30% are married couples living together, 14.60% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.60% are non-families. 25.00% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.56 and the average family size is 3.06.

In the county the population is spread out with 27.80% under the age of 18, 8.80% from 18 to 24, 24.90% from 25 to 44, 23.50% from 45 to 64, and 15.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years. For every 100 females there are 91.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 88.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $27,020, and the median income for a family is $31,095. Males have a median income of $26,966 versus $17,798 for females. The per capita income for the county is $13,474. 24.70% of the population and 17.70% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 33.80% of those under the age of 18 and 21.30% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • Ackerman
  • French Camp
  • Mathiston
  • Weir

Map of Choctaw County Mississippi