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Where is the 601 Area Code?

The 601 Area Code (or Area Code 601) is located in the state of MS. Area Code 601 is one of the 269 3-digit telephone area codes in the USA. It covers roughly 26 unique phone numbers and 55 individuals near the city of Jackson

Location & Map

Most numbers within Area Code 601 are located in the following cities: Jackson, Edwards, Seabrook, Meridian, Natchez, Picayune, Mount Olive, Brandon, Vicksburg, Centreville, Mesa, Tylertown, Hazlehurst, Gloster, Quitman, Laurel, Mendenhall, Union, Mccomb, Raleigh, Purvis, Poplarville, Sumrall, Lumberton, Collins, Beaumont, Lucedale, Taylorsville, Carthage, Woodville, Hattiesburg, Fayette, Forest, Mc Lain, Waynesboro, Brookhaven, Princeton Junction, Crystal Springs, Philadelphia, Roxie, De Kalb, Columbia, Wiggins, Richton, Clinton, Heidelberg, Ellisville, Lauderdale, Port Gibson, Newton, Soso, Magee, Meadville, Canton, Monticello, Leakesville, Mize, Flora, Magnolia, Madison, Raymond, Hermanville, Liberty, Preston, Osyka, Pelahatchie, Wesson, Brooklyn, Toomsuba, Decatur, Crosby, Seminary, Buckatunna, Enterprise, Bay Springs, Newhebron, Rose Hill, Morton, Louin, Pascagoula, Lake, Prentiss, Albion, Little Rock, Florence, State Line, Georgetown, Terry, Utica, Silver Creek, Bassfield, New Augusta.

Time Zone & Current Time

The 601 area code lies within the Central Standard Time (or CST). The current time in Central Standard Time is 06:20 AM on 07/04/2015.

Top Cities

Jackson, Jackson, Edwards, Seabrook, Jackson, Meridian, Jackson, Jackson, Natchez, Jackson, Jackson, Jackson, Picayune, Mount Olive, Brandon, Vicksburg, Centreville, and Mesa

Population Demographics

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Jackson, MS
Neighborhood statistics for Jackson, MS
Avg. Property Value
Avg. Household Income
Top Occupations
34% Service
20% Sales
Average Age
57 years old
47% Female
Top Ethnicities
94% Caucasian
2% Other

About Jackson, MS

Jackson is the capital and the most populous city of the US state of Mississippi. It is one of two county seats of Hinds County (the town of Raymond is the other),. The population of the city declined from 184,256 at the 2000 census to 173,514 at the 2010 census. The 2010 census ascribed a population of 539,05 to the five-county Jackson metropolitan area. The current slogan for the city is Jackson, Mississippi: City with Soul. Jackson is ranked 3rd out of America's 100 largest metro areas for the best "Bang For Your Buck" city according to Forbes magazine. The study measured overall affordability, housing rates, and more. The 14th annual "City Crime Rankings: Crime in Metropolitan America" ranks Jackson as the 23rd most dangerous city in America. The city is named for Andrew Jackson, who was still a general at the time of the naming but later became president. The city is the anchor of the Metro area.