Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Kokomo, MS

Kokomo is an unincorporated community in Marion County, Mississippi, United States. It was organized by the Phillip Enoch family of Fernwood, Mississippi around 1912. They planned to purchase timber to finance the existing Fernwood railroad the family was purchasing. After they had secured a right-of-way, the Enochs began to construct and lay the track east of Tylertown, Ms. The first tracks were not metal but were made of wood, but they were replaced with metal later. When the tracks crossed a public road, they would give the crossing a name. The names came in the following order: Davo, Barto, Carto, Knoxo, and Kokomo. Kokomo was approximately ten miles to the east of Tylertown. While in Kokomo, the Enochs set up a turpentine distillery. This was the largest turpentine distillery in th... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Marion County1,203 Population (as of 2000)
Mississippi State1,348 Population (current)
31.5 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$60,800 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$25,417 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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13 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$269,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
88 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,055,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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