Calhoun City

Far enough away from the big cities and their crowds, but close enough to enjoy what they have to offer! “We’re close to where you want to be.”Thomas T Gore

Established in 1906, Calhoun City has a population of about 1800 people, serves a trade area of about 15,000 people and is located in the north central region of Mississippi at the intersection of state highways 8 & 9, just 40 miles south of Oxford, 50 miles southwest of Tupelo and 65 miles northwest of Starkville. An easy, leisurely 1 hour drive from the 3 best places to visit in North Mississippi.

Our main assets are the quality of our people – hardworking, neighborly and eager to help others, and quality schools, churches and restaurants.

Primary businesses include:

  • Albany Industries, Inc.  Manufacturer of Stationary Sofas and Chairs
  • Agriculture (75,000 acres of timberland and 89,600 acres in cultivation)
  • Health Care (home to the county’s hospital, nursing home and ambulance service)
  • Custom apparel and uniforms
  • Custom wooden furniture
  • Machine parts
  • Supporting retail and services

Recreation & Entertainment

  • Enjoy golf at the Pines Hills golf club among rolling hills and tree lined fairwaysACE
  • Fishing and boating are less than an hour away at Sardis, Enid or Grenada lakes
  • Great hunting, including deer, fox, quail, duck, doves, and geese



Calhoun City – City Hall,  662.628.8345

Marshall Coleman, Mayor

Minnie Pratt, City Clerk

City Hall, Calhoun City, MS
City Hall, Calhoun City, MS

Calhoun City Chamber of Commerce
P. O. Box 161
Cahoun  City , MS 8916