Utilities and Infrastructure

Utility Service Companies for Marion County and Columbia:

Electricity:
Mississippi Power Company
Phone: 1.800.532.1502
501 Broad Street, Columbia, MS 39429
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays, closed Saturday.

Pearl River Valley Electric Power Association
Phone: 601.736.2666
1422 Hwy. 13 North, Columbia, MS 39429
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays, closed Saturday.

 

Gas:
Centerpoint Energy

Phone: 1.800.371.5417
P.O. Box 4981, Houston, Texas
77210-4981

Water:
Columbia Water Department
601.736.8201
200 2nd Street, Columbia, MS 39429
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays, closed Saturday.

Rural Water Associations

Cedar Grove-Harmony Water Association, Columbia, 601.736.9999

Goss/Bunker Hill Water Association, Columbia, 601.736.2295

Highway 98 Water Association, 1 Powell Road, 601.736.9631

Hub Water Association, 1844 Hwy 13 South, 601.736.0019

Kokomo-Shiloh Water System, Old Hwy 24 W, 601.736.0658

Lampton Water Association, Columbia, 601.731.2756

Magee’s Creek Water Association, Tylertown, 601.876.4838

West Marion Water Association, Foxworth, 601.731.2601

 

Cable Television:
Media 3
Phone: 1.731.723-9913

105 Walter Payton Drive

Columbia, MS 39429

 

Telephone:
AT&T
Business 800.228.2020
Residential 800.228.2020

C Spire

601.736.1028

Sales and Installation 601.731.9999

 

Trash & Garbage Pick-up:

City of Columbia

City Hall, 201 Second Street, Columbia

601.736.8201

 

Marion County

Solid Waste, Courthouse Square, Columbia

601.736.8847

 

 

Infrastructure and Transportation

Highways:

Located on 4-lane Mississippi Highway 98

40 minutes to Interstate 55 (West); 25 minutes to Interstate 59 (East)

90 minutes to Interstates 10 (South) and 20 (North)

Airports:

Commercial air transportation is available at the Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport, less than 40 miles from Columbia. International airports in Jackson and New Orleans are both within a short 100-mile radius of Columbia. Also within two hours is the Mobile Airport.

Seaports:

Columbia/Marion County is within a two-hour drive to five (5) Seaports:

Port of Bienville

Port of Gulfport

Port of Mobile

Port of New Orleans

Port of Pascagoula