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WELCOME TO RANKIN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
Rankin County is one of the fastest growing counties in Mississippi. Located
east of Jackson (the capital) and Hinds County, the half rural, half urban county
has seven incorporated cities.
The county has an area of 800 square miles and may be thought of as a 'bedroom' community environment to Jackson.
The Barnett Reservoir on the Pearl River is a popular
spot for all kinds of water recreation, and Brandon boasts excellent family athletic facilities.
The River Oaks Woman's Hospital in Flowood features world-class birthing suites and Rankin County's
health-care index rating was higher than any rural county's in the nation.
WHAT WE ARE MADE OF
The U.S. Census Bureau states, as of 2010 data, the population of Rankin County is at 141,617. This is an increase
of 23% from the 2000 census. The U.S. Census Bureau lists Rankin Co. as having 3,422 businesses. The county seat is Brandon. Rankin Co.
is governed by 5 supervisors elected to 4-year terms.
More economic data can be found here: Rankin First | CMPDD | Census.gov
Our location is in the heart of Mississippi, surrounded by national forests,
a 33,000 acre, man-made reservoir, and the 2nd largest river in the state, the Pearl River,
Rankin County offers a multitude of outdoor and recreational
Come visit all Rankin County has to offer. From shopping variously unique arts and craft stores, to fishing
the numerous lakes and river banks, our county is awaiting you!