A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Enterprise ...
The location of Enterprise has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Enterprise has a population of 475 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Enterprise.
Enterprise is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Enterprise lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Enterprise: (601) & (769)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Enterprise had an population of 475 people. This is a decrease of 9.7% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.21% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Enterprise had a population of 526 people. This makes Enterprise the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Enterprise represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 205th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 526 people, the population of Enterprise increased 10.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 474 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Enterprise.
Adding Enterprise 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 Enterprise 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 Enterprise elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Enterprise on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Enterprise ...
While we believe that this Enterprise is located in Clarke County, we know of another 3 Mississippi communities named Enterprise. Those communities are located in the following counties: Amite, Lincoln and Union County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 66 communities that are also named Enterprise - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, British Columbia, California (4), Florida (2), Georgia (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Manitoba, Minnesota, Missouri (3), Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina (2), Northwest Territories, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (6), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas (5), Utah (2), Virginia, Washington (3), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Enterprise.
Communities near Enterprise ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Enterprise.
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 Enterprise. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Enterprise.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Enterprise. 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 Enterprise.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Enterprise. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Enterprise.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Enterprise ...
Looking for more information about Enterprise? 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 Enterprise, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Enterprise.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Enterprise. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021