Mississippi Highway 16

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MS Highway 16 marker

MS Highway 16
Route information
Maintained by MDOT
Length: 166.472 mi[1] (267.911 km)
Major junctions
West end: MS 1 in Grace
  US 61 in Rolling Fork
US 49 in Yazoo City
I-55 in Canton
US 51 in Canton
US 45 in Scooba
North end: SR-17 near Giles
Location
Counties: Issaquena, Sharkey, Yazoo, Humphreys, Madison, Leake, Neshoba, Kemper
Highway system
MS 15 MS 17
Mississippi Highway 16 westbound in Neshoba County.

Mississippi Highway 16 (MS 16) is a state highway in Mississippi. It runs for 166.472 miles (267.911 km) and serves 8 counties: Issaquena, Sharkey, Yazoo, Humphreys, Madison, Leake, Neshoba, and Kemper.

Locales on Route[edit]

From West to East

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile km Destinations Notes
Issaquena Grace Grace Road to MS 1
Sharkey Rolling Fork Rosenwald Avenue east end of state maintenance
Gap in route
US 61 / MS 14 – Vicksburg, Leland
Yazoo Holly Bluff Sartaria Road - Lake George Wildlife Management Area to MS 433
  MS 149 north – Silver City west end of MS 149 overlap
Yazoo City MS 3 to US 49E – Greenwood, Vicksburg, trucks to US 49 / US 49E interchange
US 49 north – Greenwood, trucks to MS 149 north east end of MS 149 overlap; west end of US 49 overlap
  US 49 south – Jackson east end of US 49 overlap
  MS 433 – Benton, Bentonia, Benton Academy
Madison   I-55 – Memphis, Jackson I-55 exit 124
Canton US 51 north – Durant west end of US 51 overlap
MS 22 (Peace Street) – Carthage, Jackson
US 51 south to I-55 / Nissan Parkway – Madison east end of US 51 overlap
MS 43 south – Sand Hill, Ross Barnett Reservoir west end of MS 43 overlap
MS 43 north / East Peace Street – Sharon, Downtown Canton east end of MS 43 overlap
  MS 17 north – Camden, Pickens
Leake   Natchez Trace interchange
Wiggins MS 25 – Louisville, Jackson interchange
Carthage MS 35 – Kosciusko, Forest, Walnut Grove
Edinburg MS 427 south – Madden
Neshoba Philadelphia MS 15 south / MS 21 south – Williamsville, Forest, Newton west end of MS 15 / MS 21 overlap
Cooper Williams Drive - Williamsville
MS 15 north / MS 19 north – Kosciusko, Louisville east end of MS 15 overlap; west end of MS 19 overlap
MS 21 north (Pecan Avenue) east end of MS 21 overlap
MS 19 south (Holland Avenue) – Meridian east end of MS 19 overlap
MS 486 east
  MS 482 east
Crossroads MS 491 north
Kemper   MS 495 north west end of MS 495 overlap
  MS 495 south east end of MS 495 overlap
  MS 493 south – Moscow, Meridian
  MS 397 north – Preston, Louisville, Lake Kemper County
De Kalb MS 39 – De Kalb, Meridian
Scooba US 45 – Macon, Meridian
  CR-30 east
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

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