Mississippi Highway 302

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MS Highway 302 marker

MS Highway 302
Route information
Maintained by MDOT
Length: 34.862 mi[1] (56.105 km)
Major junctions
West end: MS 161 in Walls
  US 61 in Walls
US 51 in Horn Lake
I‑55 / I‑69 in Southaven
US 78 in Olive Branch
East end: US 72 near Barton
Highway system
MS 301 MS 304

Mississippi Highway 302 (also signed as Goodman Road) is the main east-west highway in DeSoto County, Mississippi, extending into Marshall County, Mississippi to the east. It runs approximately two miles south of the Mississippi/Tennessee state line, from a western terminus at Mississippi Highway 161 (old U.S. 61) in Walls, to U.S. 72 just west of Mount Pleasant.

For approximately one mile beginning at MS 161 and on eastward, MS 302 is a four-lane expressway to accommodate the U.S. 61 interchange. MS 302 then continues east from U.S. 61 to U.S. 78 at Olive Branch, mainly as a four-lane highway with a center turn lane and significant commercial frontage. From U.S. 78 to MS 309, MS 302 is a four-lane expressway with at-grade intersections (with the exception of the overpass at Germantown Road/MS 305). Eastward from MS 309, the four-lane expressway continues, with a grade-separated interchange at the U.S. 72 terminus.

Locales on route[edit]

From west to east

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile km Destinations Notes
De Soto Walls MS 161 – Walls
US 61 – Memphis, Tunica interchange
Horn Lake MS 301 – Memphis, Arkabutla, Arkabutla Lake
US 51 – Southaven, Hernando
Southaven I‑55 / I‑69 – Memphis, Jackson I-55 exit 289
Olive Branch US 78 – Memphis, Tupelo future I-22 exit 2
MS 305 (Germantown Road / Cockrum Road) to MS 178 / Pigeon Roost Road – Downtown Olive Branch interchange
Marshall Barton MS 309 – Collierville, Byhalia
  I‑269 under construction
  US 72 – Memphis, Corinth interchange
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
  •       Unopened

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