Mississippi

Summary

Capital
Country
Population
1,790,618 (1920)
791,305 (1860)
1,551,270 (1900)
GDP (nominal)
88546000000.0 (2007, US$)
Area
125,443 km² (48434 mi²)
People born here
 

Context name

Abbreviation
MS
Nickname
The Hospitality State
The Magnolia State
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Mississippi (1894-04-23)
 

Name source

Things named after this
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (F, 336, 350)
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Administrative Area

Administrative parent
Capital
 

Bibs Location

Type
State
Country
Is clear
no
 

Dated location

Date founded
1817-12-10
 

Military unit place of origin

Military units
 

Statistical region

Religions
Pentecostalism (3, 2002)
Roman Catholicism (5, 2002)
Methodism (9, 2002)
Unemployment Rate
2006-12-01 (6.6)
2007-01-01 (6.6)
2007-02-01 (6.6)
Minimum wage
2012-01-01 (US$, 7.25, Hour)
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Location

Adjoins
Time zone(s)
Geolocation
-89.526 × 32.9905984827
Contains
Events
Partially contains
Contained by
United States, with Territories
 

Fictional Setting

Contains (Fictional Places)
 

Administrative Division

Country
Official symbols
Milk (1984, State beverage)
Wood Duck (1974, State bird)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1991, State butterfly)
Capital
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Political District

Representatives
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Agencies
Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce
Government positions
Government bodies
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