Place:Oktibbeha, Mississippi, United States

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NameOktibbeha
Alt namesOktibbehasource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Oktibeeha Countysource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS28021886
TypeCounty
Coordinates33.433°N 88.817°W
Located inMississippi, United States     (1833 - )
See alsoClay, Mississippi, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Webster, Mississippi, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Oktibbeha County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 47,671. Its county seat is Starkville. Oktibbeha is a Native American word meaning either bloody water (because of a battle fought on the banks) or possibly icy creek. Indian artifacts over 2000 years old have been found near the Indian mounds adjacent to Indian Mound Campground, just east of Starkville.

The Starkville Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Oktibbeha County.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1833 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1834 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1836 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1840 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1861 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1840 4,276
1850 9,171
1860 12,977
1870 14,891
1880 15,978
1890 17,694
1900 20,183
1910 19,676
1920 16,872
1930 19,119
1940 22,151
1950 24,569
1960 26,175
1970 28,752
1980 36,018
1990 38,375

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External links

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