Mississippi Highway 27

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MS Highway 27 marker

MS Highway 27
Route information
Maintained by MDOT
Length: 119.897 mi[1] (192.956 km)
Major junctions
South end: LA 25 near Tylertown
  US 98 in Tylertown
US 84 in Monticello
US 51 in Crystal Springs
I-55 in Crystal Springs
US 80 in Vicksburg
North end: I-20 / US 61 in Vicksburg
Location
Counties: Walthall, Lawrence, Copiah, Hinds, Warren
Highway system
MS 26 MS 28

Mississippi Highway 27 (MS 27) is a state highway in Mississippi. It runs from south to north for 119.53 miles (192.36 km), serving 5 counties: Walthall, Lawrence, Copiah, Hinds, and Warren. The segment between Vicksburg and Crystal Springs is known vernacularly as the "Utica cutoff" because it facilitates a circumvention of Jackson for I-20 / I-55 traffic flowing between Vicksburg and Hammond.

Locales on Route[edit]

From South to North


Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile km Destinations Notes
Walthall   LA 25 south – Franklinton Louisiana state line
Tylertown MS 48 / MS 198 – McComb, Columbia
MS 583 north
US 98 – McComb, Columbia
Lawrence   MS 44 west – Jayess
Monticello MS 184 – Monticello, Brookhaven, Prentiss
US 84 Interchange
Rosella N.A. Sandifer Highway – Ferguson
Copiah Rockport MS 472 west
Georgetown MS 28 – Hazlehurst, Pinola
Crystal Springs US 51 south / MS 801 north – Crystal Springs, Calling Panther Lake, Lake Chautauqua South end of US 51 overlap
I-55 / US 51 north – Brookhaven, Jackson North end of US 51 overlap; I-55 exit 72
Hinds Utica MS 18 west – Port Gibson, Downtown Utica South end of MS 18 overlap
  MS 18 east – Jackson North end of MS 18 overlap
  Natchez Trace Interchange
Warren Vicksburg US 80 / MS 822 east to I-20 west / US 61 west – Edwards, Downtown Vicksburg
I-20 east / US 61 north – Rolling Fork, Jackson I-20 exit 6
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

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