Located in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, United States the city of Starkville is also called “Starkvegas" or "Starkpatch". Starkville, Columbus and West point located in the northeast region of Mississippi, Starkville is considered as the Crowned Jewel of the Golden Triangle.
The population of the city in 2008 was 24,000. The city is also Oktibbeha’s County seat. The city spans over an area of 25.8 square miles.
The city has temperate climate around the year which makes it an outstanding for outdoor activities. Starkville is also home to the famous Mississippi State University which is situated on the eastern side of Starkville. The university is the state’s largest university and also dictates the economy of Starkville. The university is the largest employer in the city with around 1300 staff. Dudy Gras Parade, Johnny Cash Flower Pickin' Festival, Cotton District Arts Festival, is some of city’s major events.
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