Welcome

Experience true Mississippi roots in Holmes County, Mississippi. Holmes County offers a mixture of hometown values and a Southern lifestyle conveniently placed between Jackson, Mississippi and Memphis, Tennessee.

Holmes County is located in the west central part of Mississippi and was named in honor of the first and fifth governor of Mississippi, David Holmes. The 26th county in Mississippi was created February 19, 1833 from Yazoo County and ranks ninth in area. 

Holmes County is uniquely located to take advantage of expanding businesses in Mississippi.  The Holmes County Industrial Park in Durant offers 320 acres for the development of new industry.  The location is perfect for vendors who currently work with Nissan in Canton or for those who hope to work with its expansion.

Whether it’s business expansion, or for the sheer pleasure of living in the unspoiled beauty of Mississippi -
There’s n
o place like Holmes County!