About Mississippi

Mississippi

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Mississippi got its name from the famous river that runs through the United States and spills from the state and into the Gulf Coast. Mississippi is popular amongst music and culture fanatics as they’re thrilled with the state’s unique sub-cultures, such as the Delta Blues music genre. This music was spawned from the Mississippi Delta region over a hundred years ago. While the Blues have been traced to a number of different locations, the Delta area is by far one of the historically richest.

The oldest Mississippi city, Natchez, is one of the most notable sites to explore for history buffs. This city sits at the end of the Natchez Trace Parkway. Nearby is the famous Indian Emerald Ceremonial Mound, which is on the National Register of Historic Places.

Mississippi also features a number of notable Civil War Battlegrounds. It’s home to Vicksburg, Brices Cross Roads, and the Tupelo National Battlefield. These sites gather swarms of tourists and Civil War buffs each year, where they sometimes retrace the steps of soldiers on the battlefield and even reenact the battles.

Elvis Presley was born in Mississippi, which is unbeknownst to many, seeing as he gained most of his fame in Nashville. Two very well-known 20th century Southern fiction writers were also from Mississippi: William Faulkner and Eudora Welty.

One major industry in Mississippi that’s mostly unique to the state is catfish. Most of the farmed and harvested catfish in the United States come from Mississippi. Catfish farming is actually one of the most lucrative ways for locals to earn a living.

  Mississippi in Numbers:
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img Horse Population : Approximately 75,000
img Total Economic Impact: $ -- billion
img Capital : Jackson
img Population : 2,921,088
img Land area : 46,907 sq. miles
img Counties: 82
img Highest Point : Woodall Mountain: 806 feet
img Lowest Point : Gulf Coast at sea level
img 10 largest Cities:
 
  • Jackson: 177,977
  • Gulfport: 72,464
  • Biloxi: 50,209
  • Hattiesburg: 47,176
  • Southhaven: 38,840
  • Greenville: 38,724
  • Meridian: 38,605
  • Tupelo: 35,673
  • Olive Branch: 27,964
  • Clinton: 26,017
 
$740,000
Perfect location in Northeast Mississippi for a Horse Farm

New Albany, Union County, Mississippi


Tranquil family home conveniently located between Tupelo and New Albany, Mississippi. This 4-bedroom, 3.5 bath home on 50 acres has an inviting open front porch, a screened porch and a patio in the back. With 4200 square feet of living space, this home is designed for family living. The 2-acre lake has a floating dock and is perfect for swimming, fishing, and canoeing. There is also an air conditioned shop. There are several outbuildings which can easily be converted to housing for horses or other livestock. Whether you have children or grandchildren, this is the perfect place for your family. Additional acreage is available for purchase. Call today for an appointment! Owner is a licensed MS real estate agent.

Sue Gardner , Century 21Sue Gardner Realty

50.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3.5 BATHROOMS
4200 SQ FT
 
$385,000
Allen Crouch Cutting Horse Operation and Home

Noxapater, Winston County, Mississippi


Do you have horses or want to train horses as a business? You are in luck! That's exactly what this property has been used for. It's got everything you need for both. There is a nice 3 bedroom, 2 bath home, pond, barns, covered horse walker, 100 x 100 indoor arena, 100 x 100 outside arena, 30 stalls, 40 x 140 covered building with lights, 180 x 180 outside riding arena, covered cow pens, 2 mobile homes for caretakers, covered hay barns, 32 acres, and more. Call for more information and to see the property for yourself. It's a beautiful piece of property!

Beth McLellan , National Land Realty

33.00 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2 BATHROOMS
2101 SQ FT
 
$744,900
Amazing Ashlake Farm Estate !! Nestled on 27 acres of rolling hills .

Poplarville, Hancock County, Mississippi


Welcome to the AMAZING Ashlake Farm Estate. Nestled on 27 acres of Roling Hills. The alluring classic custom built home is crafted with unmatched workmanship and stylish design. The property is minutes away from 1-10 and 1-59 and a short drive to the beautiful Mississippi Gulf Coast. This spacious home has 4 elegant bedrooms and 3 charming bathrooms. There is a magnificent office /family room off the master bedroom. The Awe-inspiring kitchen has every modern convenience, custom cabinets, granite counter tops, tile floor and top of the line appliances. You can serve a feast for a king in the beautiful mural painted ding room, with custom rock wood shutters.T he warm an inviting living room with its spectacular wood ceilings is just right for relaxing or building a fire. This house also features an Enormous deck for entertaining guests or watching the sunset. The screened in porch has a casual relaxing warmth while the saltwater pool keeps you cool on a warm afternoon.

Karl Friedrich , Coldwell Banker Alfonso Realty

27.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3 BATHROOMS
4309 SQ FT
 
$459,900
One of a kind horse property!

Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi


It's one of a kind! OKTOC! 37 acres, fenced pasture, 4 bedroom 3 bath home, plus 1 bedroom mother in law suite, 2 car garage, lake, decks, porches, barn with 4 stalls, loft and tack room. PRIVATE! It's everything you want even if you want everything! From the porches, to the decks to the cozy breezeway there's a gorgeous view. Vaulted ceilings, natural lighting, spacious family room, majestic sun room, office, utility/laundry, 3 baths. The master bedroom has a walk out back porch. An upstairs bedroom offers a balcony and stairs to the ground. The mother in law studio has a private entry, side exit door, one bedroom, one bath with tiled shower, claw foot tub, an efficiency kitchen and large living area. The kitchen and bath area has a maple leaf stamp in the stained concrete flooring.

Tricia Buckner , Coldwell Banker SRE

37.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3 BATHROOMS
3268 SQ FT
 
$499,000
Beautiful home on 20.9 acres surrounded by National Forest overlooking pond!!!

Gloster, Amite County, Mississippi


This exquisite, custom-built 3BR/2.5BA home has a limestone exterior and beautiful woodwork thoughout. Hidden in the woods of the Homochitto National Forest, this home has an open floor plan and overlooks a pond with a pier, The kitchen has granite countertops and a breakfast bar looking into the living room with cathedral ceilings and a beautiful view of the back yard. The front of the home overlooks a picturesque pond with a pier. This exquisite property is just 57 miles north of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and offers opportunities for equestrian use, fishing, hunting and entertaining. It features a camp/guest house, 2 workshops, horse stables, skinning shed and Bonus room located above the carport.

Lisa Dillon , eXp Realty

20.90 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2.5 BATHROOMS
3226 SQ FT
 
$595,000
60 acres, 2 ponds, a 2 yr old custom home, pool, & shop, 30 mins from Memphis!

Coldwater, Tate County, Mississippi


This is a fabulous custom built home nestled in the middle of 60 beautiful acres of pasture and hardwoods. Great hunting & fishing! Two huge stocked ponds and lots of deer and turkeys. This home is so private and peaceful as it sets a couple of hundred yards off the country road, yet only several miles to I-55 and within 30 minutes to the airport, hospitals, shopping, restaurants, etc.

Jeff Hawkes , Crye-Leike, Realtors

60.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3 BATHROOMS
2674 SQ FT
 
$1,975,000
Incredible Custom built Home & Equestrian Estate in Madison County

Flora, Madison County, Mississippi


Amazing Peaceful Pastoral Setting! The Topography of this property with its awe inspiring Tree Line View is Mesmerizing! Custom Built home like no Other! Private winding paved driveway through Rolling Hills and Hardwood Trees brings you to this home nestled a Top the Hill! 60+ Acres! Lake Views! Ten Stall Barn! Gorgeous Gunite Pool and Outdoor Cabana with Grilling Kitchen and half bath! Custom Designed Wrought Iron fence! Whole House Generator! Barn has Tack room, heated & cooled Office and Bath! Three Fenced Pastures! Tractor Shed and Storage Shed!

Juanita Kennedy , Kennedy & Company Real Estate, Inc.

60.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
4.5 BATHROOMS
5685 SQ FT
 
$359,000
Beautiful horse property with 10 fenced acres, fully functional horse barn ...

Holly Springs, Marshall County, Mississippi


Beautiful horse property with 10 fully fenced acres, huge barn with hayloft, tack room, washing station and large stalls plus 2 run in stalls. Well maintained 3500 sf brick home with 3 beds, 2 baths, breakfast room and formal dining room, music room, pool room and huge new family room with woodburning fireplace. Home has new roof in 2016 and energy efficient HVAC is only 5 years old. Great set up for a family that enjoys the outdoors.

Joanne Huff , 1st Rate Real Estate & Land Co., LLC

10.00 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2 BATHROOMS
3508 SQ FT
 
$2,199,000
Luxury 180 - Acre equestrian estate with private trails and barn

Woodville, Wilkinson County, Mississippi


One of a kind and BREATHTAKING! This custom-built estate sits on a massive 180 acre plot of land in the hills of the Mississippi/Louisiana border. This property is perfect for equestrians, horse owners, and outdoor enthusiasts alike. Outstanding amenities on all fronts cater to the luxurious lifestyle; the passionate equestrian, hunter, and fisherman each have something to enjoy on the expansive acreage. The breathtaking 6 BR 5 BA main house has room to host and explore, with additional quarters in a guest house and mobile home located on the property. A recently-built, state of the art 4-stall barn sits central to the 2 pastures and training stable located on the property; an additional 3 stalls are also located in an older area. The property has 4.5 miles of private trails perfect for riding, exploring, and utilizing, including access to a private stocked pond, several deer stands, and a creek. Home living Sq. Ft: 5,244, Guest House living Sq Ft: 2,260, mobile home living sq ft: 988, barn enclosed sq ft: 1,722.

Ryan Spencer , Coldwell Banker One

180.00 ACRES
6 BEDROOMS
5 BATHROOMS
5244 SQ FT
 
$425,000
Horse farm in beautiful N.E. Miss, California ranch style houses, great climate

Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi


Ranch/Farm. Northeast Mississippi. Great climate (two month winter). Two houses. Both custom-built California designed ranch style. Wonderful property located right off Hwy 72. Great elevation and views. Mostly pasture approximately 50 acres. Several outbuilding which were part of old dairy farm. Pipe fences corrals and pens. Cross fenced. Surrounded 80% with four board (5/4) wood horse fence. Couple of old barns and block storage building. Property is mostly fescue. Includes small lake stocked with fish. Great community. One hour from Memphis TN. 30 minutes to beautiful TN river and Pickwick lake. 6 minutes from regional hospital and town of 30,000 with many great restaurants and boutique shopping. Public school district, is the most sought after in the area. Safe and great place to raise your kids. Or if you are retiring, very low cost of living. Great property to style like you want. This place has lots of road frontage and nice rolling hills. The houses are super well-constructed and although have been updated and are move-in ready, the main house has the bone structure for further addition or other changes as you might desire. Make this your showplace.

David Street

50.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3 BATHROOMS
3200 SQ FT

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