The county seat of Quitman County, Mississippi, is Marks. The county population on July 1, 1999, was 9,780, a decrease of 710 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
Additional information is available at these pages:
Other Mississippi Counties nearby:
(Clarksdale) Coahoma County
(Grenada) Grenada County
(Oxford) Lafayette County
(Batesville) Panola County
(Marks) Quitman County
(Charleston) Tallahatchie County
01/20 Coming to The Marks area
World Catfish Festival Belzoni MS April6 This whiskers and fin festival held every April celebrates the world's largest catfish fry. Bands ranging from Gospel, Country, to Rock-n-Roll and Blues! Free Kids Zone!
World Famous Armidillo Festival Hamburg AR May1-4 The World Famous Armidillo Festival takes place on Hamburg's town square and the surrounding blocks. Local bands play on Friday night of the festival and all day Saturday to ensure your weekend is the best.
Memphis Italian Festival Memphis TN May30-June1 A little taste of Italy, right here in Memphis.
Arkansas Rice Festival Weiner AR October11-12 Observing the rich heritage of rice farming in Arkansas and celebrating harvest. See and old time rice threshing demonstration and the youth duck calling contest.