Top Reasons to Live in Booneville, MS
- It's the City of Hospitality! The City of Booneville is known as northeastern Mississippi's "City of Hospitality." With all the charm of a small town and all the amenities of a larger city, Booneville is a lovely town that 10,000 Mississippians call home. Named for R.H. Boone, a relative of storied pioneer Daniel Boone, Booneville is the county seat of Prentiss County. Residents and visitors enjoy learning more about Booneville at the Historic Depot, which now houses a museum, and the Cunningham House, an historic home next door to the depot used by Civil War hero Nathan Bedford Forrest.