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DeSoto County 
FEMA DFIRM Funding Year:
Status: DFIRM Effective
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  Adobe PDF File  Flood Insurance Study

Preliminary DFIRM Panels (61)
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Meet and Greet : 4/15/2004  Adobe PDF File Download
Scoping Meeting : 6/10/2004  Adobe PDF File Download
Scoping Meeting Follow-Up : 
Final Community Officials Meeting : 11/4/2005
"Flood Map Open House" Meeting : 11/4/2005

Events and Documents
Proposed Studies Scoping Map  Adobe PDF File Download
Preliminary DFIRM and FIS delivery : 9/30/2005
90 Day Community Appeal Start Date  : 2/11/2006
90 Day Community Appeal End Date : 5/12/2006
Letter of Final Determination Date : 12/4/2006
Study Effective Date : 6/4/2007

  County Seat: Hernando
  Formed: 1836
  Area: 497 square miles
  Population: 107,199
  Origin of County name: Named for Hernando DeSoto, discoverer of the Mississippi River.
Statistics from the:
Mississippi Official and Statistical Register
Mississippi Blue Book