County Surveyor

County Surveyor Mark A. Whitney

Mark A. Whitney is serving his first term as County Surveyor.  He was elected in November of 2015 and took office on January 4, 2016.  Mr. Whitney obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Mississippi State University and is a licensed Professional Engineer (civil) and a licensed Professional Surveyor in the State of Mississippi.  He is also a Certified Federal Surveyor with the United State Bureau of Land Management.

The county surveyor's responsibilities include:

  • performing surveys directed by any court
  • survey land within the county as requested by owners or proprietors
  • review property boundaries and subdivision plans
  • measures and divides land requested by the county board of supervisors

429 East Beacon Street
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350

Phone - 601-575-4952