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Location of Crenshaw, Mississippi
|• Total||0.41 sq mi (1.06 km2)|
|• Land||0.41 sq mi (1.06 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||180 ft (55 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||2,055.96/sq mi (793.82/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0668941|
Crenshaw is located at Panola County with a small portion on the west side in Quitman County. In the 2000 census, 697 of the town's 916 residents (76.1%) lived in Panola County and 219 (23.9%) in Quitman County.(34.502661, -90.195841). Most of the town is in
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.4 square mile (1.1 km²), all land.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
|Black or African American||492||77.12%|
|Hispanic or Latino||2||0.31%|
As of the 2020 United States Census, there were 638 people, 351 households, and 239 families residing in the town.
As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 885 people living in the town. 77.2% were African American, 21.6% White, 0.1% Native American, 0.8% from some other race and 0.3% from two or more races. 0.8% were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
The Panola County portion of Crenshaw is served by the North Panola School District. Crenshaw Elementary School in Crenshaw, North Panola Junior High School in Como, and North Panola High School in Sardis serve the community. The Quitman County School District serves the portion of Crenshaw that lies in Quitman County.
- Gene Lambert, professional baseball player
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