Pocahontas, Mississippi

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Pocahontas, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Pocahontas is located in Mississippi
Pocahontas is located in the US
Coordinates: 32°28′28″N 90°17′10″W / 32.47444°N 90.28611°W / 32.47444; -90.28611Coordinates: 32°28′28″N 90°17′10″W / 32.47444°N 90.28611°W / 32.47444; -90.28611
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Hinds
Elevation 295 ft (90 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 39072
Area code(s) 601
GNIS feature ID 676161[1]

Pocahontas is an unincorporated community located in northern Hinds County, Mississippi on U.S. Route 49. It is located 5 miles (8.0 km) south of Flora and 9 miles (14 km) north of Jackson and part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Pocahontas has a ZIP code of 39072.


Pocahontas Mound A, located in a roadside park in Pocahontas, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places