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Saltillo, MS Information

Clarion Ledger Newspaper

February 12, 2020

Saltillo, Mississippi ranked Number 1 as the Best Town in Mississippi

with a population between 1,000 and 5,000.

​​City and Regional Information


The population of Saltillo, MS is approximately 5,004 (2014 census). New primary school, elementary school and high schools were completed in 2004. The elementary school is a Level 4; the high school is a Level 5. Saltillo Elementary and Secondary Schools are among the best in Mississippi. All complexes are just minutes from the schools. Also, there are several excellent private schools in the area providing quality education.


The city of Saltillo supports a 34 acre city park . The area has twelve churches of different denominations where you may worship. The Turner Industrial Park , which employs over 2,000, is approximately 4 miles from Cherry Hills Apartments. Lake Lamar Bruce is in Saltillo with fishing and camping areas. To read the Mayor's Welcome Message, please click on this site:


Approximately 5 minutes from Cherry Hills is Barnes Crossing Mall, the northeast Mississippi regional multi-million dollar mall. The mall is anchored by several large chain department stores. For more information visit .


An excellent introduction to the area is provided in a video at this link :


Also the link at has valuable information about the state of Mississippi.


Interested in knowing how the new Toyota plant will impact the area, click on this

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