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Scott County was founded in 1833, named for Abram M. Scott, the Governor of Mississippi from 1832 to 1833. Our county seat is Forest. Located in central Mississippi, Scott County is a great place to locate your business. Home to Bienville National Forest and Roosevelt State Park, there are ample outdoor recreation opportunities for residents and visitors alike.

Address: 100 East Main Street
Forest, MS 39074
Phone: Please see "Elected Officials" tab