Pontotoc County is located in Northeast Mississippi and was founded in 1836 from lands ceded to the United States under the Chickasaw Cession. Pontotoc is a Chickasaw word meaning “land of hanging grapes”. As of the census of 2010, Pontotoc County has a population of 29,957. The county has a total area of 501 square miles.
Van McWhirter, Tax Assessor/Collector of Pontotoc County and his staff strive to provide courteous service to the taxpayers of the county. If there is ever a need, please contact our office.
The information found on this website is public records supplied by the Pontotoc County Tax Assessor/Collector’s office. These records are updated annually after the tax roll has been completed and approved by the Board of Supervisors. All maps provided on this website are for TAX PURPOSES ONLY.