Tate County

Tate County, Mississippi

PO Box 309
Senatobia, MS 38668
Phone: (662) 562-5661
Fax: (662) 560-6205

In northwestern MS, south of Memphis, TN; organized Apr 15, 1873 from DeSoto, Marshall, and Tunica counties. Name Origin: Named by T.S. Tate, an early settler, for his family

Area (sq mi):: 410.95 (land 404.48; water 6.47) Population per square mile: 65.60
Population 2005: 26,548 State rank: 37 Population change: 2000-20005 4.60%; 1990-2000 18.40% Population 2000: 25,370 (White 67.40%; Black or African American 31.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.20%. Median age: 34.20
Income 2000: per capita $16,154; median household $35,836; Population below poverty level: 13.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,049-$22,818
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 31.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 50.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Newest All Star Agent for Southaven Mississippi, Louis Breckenridge, serves Oxford, Batesville, Sardis, Senatobia, Southaven, Hernando, Olive Branch, Como, Coldwater, Panola County, Lafayette County, Tate County, Desoto County, Pope, Courtland, and Water Valley cities in Mississippi.
Tate County Co-op, Senatobia, MS by Ralph Kahlor, General Manager
Hailing from Tate County, Mississippi, the All-Stars' origins are hard by Holly Springs and Oxford, stomping grounds of the late Junior Kimbrough and R.
Hailing from Tate County, Luther and Cody are the sons of player-producer Jim Dickinson.
Tate County, $9,496, for employment assistance for a local solid waste enforcement officer.
17 (1931) Actor James Earle Jones was born in his grandfather's four-room house near Arkabutla in Tate County.
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7 (1881) Native Mississippian, Matthew Lyle Spencer, who served as president of the University of Washington (1927-1933) and as President of Syracuse University (1934-1951) was born in Batesville, Tate County.
The small Tate County town of Coldwater, located five miles north of Senatobia, is another of Mississippi's municipalities that owes its early heritage to the railroad.
The area that would eventually become Senatobia was originally a resting spot along an Indian trail from Mississippi settlements to the healing waters of Hot Springs, Arkansas, according to Welcome to Tate County, a special publication of the Tate County Democrat newspaper.