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Welcome to Corinth ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Corinth has a population of 14,472 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Corinth.
Corinth is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Corinth lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Corinth lies within the (662) area code.
The ZIP code for Corinth: 38834<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Corinth had an population of 14,472 people. This is a decrease of 0.69% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.97% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Corinth had a population of 14,573 people (or 39.33% of the total population of Alcorn County). This makes Corinth the county's most populous community.
The population of Corinth represents 0.49% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 28th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,573 people, the population of Corinth increased 3.69% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,054 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Corinth.
Adding Corinth to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Corinth in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Corinth elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Corinth on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Corinth on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Corinth ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Corinth: This one is located in Alcorn County and the other is located in Perry County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 45 communities that are also named Corinth - they are located in Alabama (5), Arkansas (4), Georgia (4), Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, New York, North Carolina (3), North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (5), Vermont, Virginia (3), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Corinth.
Communities near Corinth ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Corinth.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Corinth. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Corinth.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Corinth. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Corinth.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Corinth. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Corinth.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Corinth ...
Looking for more information about Corinth? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Corinth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Corinth.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021