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An Artist Throwing Pots in Corinth, MS

An Artist Throwing Pots in Corinth

Corinth and Alcorn County’s quality of life is unmatched. Whatever your age or interests, Alcorn County is diverse in recreational and cultural pursuits. Corinth is a city of contrasts that attracts people from all walks of life for its history, tradition, community spirit, hospitality, and excellent quality of life.

Complemented with a peaceful and natural landscape, Corinth is nestled in the rolling foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Corinth is a temperate city with beautiful seasonal changes. The mild climate allows year-round activities for all ages.


Corinth and Alcorn County schools provide a quality education for students from kindergarten through 12th grade.  The Corinth School District has been recognized as one of Mississippi’s best and was rated as High Performing in 2009-10. The Alcorn County School District was one of only six in the state to receive the Hugh Peck Award from PREPS for 2009.

Corinth Farmers' Market

Corinth Farmers' Market

Health Care

With a Thompson Top 100 Hospital in the county and access to rural health services, advanced health services, home health care and hospice services, Alcorn County citizens have quality health care services readily available.


Whether your taste is historic homes with high ceilings and detailed woodwork or new executive homes in neighborhood developments with community pools and lakes or even small farms in the country or new garden and patio homes, housing in Corinth and Alcorn County is available and affordable.