The City of Pontotoc is located in northeast Mississippi, with Tupelo 13 miles to its east, Oxford 30 miles to its west, New Albany 15 miles to its north, and Houston 25 miles to its south. Pontotoc is truly a regional locale with sloping green hills and strong sturdy trees. Stately houses and cottages around the square date back to the municipality’s incorporation in 1837 and are a treasure to behold. A sense of down-home pride personifies the City of Pontotoc as well Pontotoc County as a whole. The City of Pontotoc has a total population quickly approaching 6,000 people and Pontotoc County is home to more than 30,000 people.
Pontotoc is a well-kept secret with excellent school systems spread out throughout the county. Modern highways intersect the city limits and the area’s blooming commercial and industrial bases rival those in other communities of similar size. Come to Pontotoc to experience a small-town atmosphere with a big-city vision. The community is full of activity and we welcome you to a friendly and thriving place to live, work, and visit.
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