Mississippi Starting Point: At US 49/US 49W in Yazoo City, Yazoo County
Mississippi Ending Point: At US 49/US 49W/MS 3 in Tutwiler, Tallahatchie County
Official Length (MDOT): 93.893 miles
Mississippi Counties: Yazoo, Holmes, Leflore, Tallahatchie
Cities/towns over 5,000 pop served: Yazoo City, Greenwood
7.0 miles with MS 12 in Holmes County
4.2 miles with US 82 and MS 7 in Greenwood and Lefore County
0.8 mile with MS 32 near Webb in Tallahatchie County
Freeway Segments: None
Other Multilane Segments:
In Yazoo City
Along multiplex with US 82/MS 7
Average Daily Traffic (1998): Ranges from 2,100 south of MS 32 and near MS 8 to 22,000 with US 82 in Greenwood.
Was US 49 between 1928 and 1932, when the US 49E/W split between Yazoo City and Tutwiler was made. This route is now generally perceived as the lesser of the two..
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