Egypt, Mississippi

Chickasaw County

Population:  in 1900

                    in 1910

                   in 1920

Town incorporated:  3-13-1886

Post office: 10-18-1859 to 6-19-1867

                    12-3-1867 to 4-23-1965

Railroads: M&O- GM&O- ICG- Midsouth- KCS



Next Town North- Okolona


M&O Milepost 253.77

(from Mobile, Ala.)


Next Town South- Gibson


soil survey map


1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 




1968 postcard view of Egypt depot. 

1916 ICC Valuation Map             click map for larger version                 Tony Howe Collection





BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 






If you have any corrections or additional info, we would love to hear from you! We are always looking for additional photos, too. Find our contact info below.







                                     HOME                                              ABOUT  US                                              LINKS           



For more information contact Tony Howe at or David S. Price at