Here Are The 10 Most Religious Counties In Mississippi
It’s safe to say that religion is a pretty big deal in Mississippi. Not only is it located in the Bible Belt, but the state’s repeatedly been recognized as one of the most religious in the entire country. In fact, according to data released by the website Sperling’s Best Places, 59.24% of Mississippians consider themselves to be religious. To put that into perspective, it’s almost a full 10% above the national average. The website took things a step further and analyzed data to determine how the state’s counties ranked; here are the 10 most religious.
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Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.