Benton, Mississippi

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Location of Benton, Mississippi

Benton is an unincorporated community in Yazoo County, Mississippi. Mississippi Highway 433 divides the community. Benton is served by the ZIP code 39039. Benton was the county seat of Yazoo County from 1829 to 1848. It is home to Benton Academy, one of only two major private schools in Yazoo County.

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Coordinates: 32°49′35″N 90°15′34″W / 32.82639°N 90.25944°W / 32.82639; -90.25944