Mississippi Highway 3

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MS Highway 3 marker

MS Highway 3
Route information
Maintained by MDOT
Length: 119.401 mi[1] (192.157 km)
Major junctions
South end: US 61 in Redwood
  US 49W from Yazoo City to Inverness
US 82 in Moorhead
US 49W from Sunflower to Tutwiler
US 278 in Marks
East end: US 61 in Lake Cormorant
Counties: DeSoto, Tunica, Tate, Panola, Quitman, Tallahatchie, Sunflower, Yazoo, Warren
Highway system
MS 2 MS 4

Mississippi Highway 3 runs north–south from Newport to U.S. Route 49W near Inverness. For part of its duration, MS 3 is a concurrency with US 49 West. It travels approximately 119 miles (192 km), serving DeSoto, Tunica, Tate, Panola, Quitman, Tallahatchie, Sunflower, Yazoo, and Warren counties.

Locales on route[edit]

From north to south

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi km Destinations Notes
Warren Redwood US 61 – Vicksburg, Rolling Fork interchange
Yazoo   MS 433 – Satartia, Newtown
Yazoo City MS 16 / MS 149 – Louise, Yazoo City interchange
US 49W north – Belzoni, Indianola interchange; south end of US 49W overlap
US 49E north / US 49 south – Greenwood, Jackson interchange; north end of US 49W overlap
Gap in route
Sunflower   US 49W – Belzoni, Yazoo City, Indianola
  US 82 – Indianola, Greenwood
  US 49W
Gap in route
Tallahatchie Tutwiler US 49 – Greenwood, Indianola, Clarksdale
Quitman   MS 322 west south end of MS 322 overlap
Lambert MS 322 east – Crowder, O'Keefe WMA north end of MS 322 overlap
Marks US 278 / MS 6 – Clarksdale, Batesville
Sledge MS 714 west – Sledge
MS 315 – Sardis
Panola Crenshaw MS 310 east – Como
Tate   MS 4 east – Senatobia south end of MS 4 overlap
Tunica   MS 4 west – Tunica north end of MS 4 overlap
Banks To I-69 north – Robinsonville, Hernando proposed MS 713
DeSoto   MS 304 east to I-69 north interchange
  US 61 – Walls, Memphis
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

Mississippi portal U.S. Roads portal