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Stone County is a county located in Mississippi. As of 2010, the population was 17,786. Its county seat is Wiggins. Stone County was formed from the northern portion of Harrison County on June 5, 1916. The county was named for John M. Stone, who served as Governor of Mississippi from 1876 to 1882 and again from 1890 to 1896. In 1918, the Stone County Courthouse was completed at a cost of $29,515.18, and is still in use today, after several renovations.
Stone County is made up of the following main city and unincorporated areas:
Here are some helpful links:
www.stone.k12.ms.us Stone County School District
Stone Middle School
Stone High School
Should you decide to make the move here or are relocating to a different local city, please use these links below to help transfer or set-up your utility service.
For water services, contact the City in which you want to reside to determine contact information.
Power / Electric companies
|www.singingriver.com||Singing River Power|
Power / Gas company
|www.centerpointenergy.com||Center Point Energy|
Phone / Internet / Television
|www.hmc.org||Hancock Medical Center||Hancock County|
|www.gulfportmemorial.com||Memorial Hospital||Harrison County|
|www.gardenparkmedical.com||Garden Park Hospital||Harrison County|
|www.biloxiregional.net||Biloxi Regional Medical Center||Harrison County|
|www.srhshealth.com||Singing River Hospital System||Jackson County|