|Member of the MississippiHouseofRepresentatives |
from the 75th district
|Preceded by||Tracy Arinder,Jr.|
|Political party||Democratic Party|
|Alma mater||Mississippi State University|
Tom Miles (born November 3,1979) is a member of the Mississippi House of Representatives,representing the 75th district (Rankin County and Scott County).Miles is a graduate of Morton High School and Mississippi State University. As a college student,Miles opened a business to pay for his own education.
In 2013,Miles announced a plan to introduce truth-in-labeling laws,which would require country of origin labels for chicken. [ citation needed ]In 2019 Miles tweeted in favor of a new license plate design which includes the phrase "In God We Trust," after freedom from religion advocates threatened to sue the state over the design.
Miles is a Sunday School teacher at Forest Baptist Church;a member of the Rankin,Scott,and Forest County Chambers of Commerce;the president of Friends of Roosevelt State Park;and a first responder for the Scott County Search and Rescue team.
Jackson,officially the City of Jackson,is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. State of Mississippi. It is one of two county seats of Hinds County,along with Raymond,Mississippi. The city of Jackson also includes around 3,000 acres (12.1 km2) comprising Jackson-Medgar Evers International Airport in Rankin County and a small portion of Madison County. The city has a population of 153,701 as of the 2020 census,down from 173,514 from the 2010 census. Jackson's population declined more between 2010 and 2020 (11.42%) than any major city in the United States. The city sits on the Pearl River and is located in the greater Jackson Prairie region of Mississippi.
Shelby County is the westernmost county in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2020 census,the population was 929,744. It is the largest of the state's 95 counties,both in terms of population and geographic area. Its county seat is Memphis,a port on the Mississippi River and the second most populous city in Tennessee. The county was named for Governor Isaac Shelby (1750–1826) of Kentucky. It is one of only two remaining counties in Tennessee,along with Haywood County,with a majority African American population.
Mississippi County is a county located in the Bootheel of the U.S. state of Missouri,with its eastern border formed by the Mississippi River. As of the 2020 census,the population was 12,577. The largest city and county seat is Charleston. The county was officially organized on February 14,1845,and was named after the Mississippi River.
Smith County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census,the population was 16,491. Its county seat is Raleigh. Smith County is a prohibition or dry county.
Scott County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census,the population was 28,264. Its county seat is Forest. The county is named for Abram M. Scott,the Governor of Mississippi from 1832 to 1833.
Rankin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. The western border of the county is formed by the Pearl River. As of the 2010 census,the population was 141,617,making it the fourth-most populous county in Mississippi. The county seat is Brandon. The county is named in honor of Christopher Rankin,a Mississippi Congressman who served from 1819 to 1826.
Madison County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census,the population was 95,203. The county seat is Canton. The county is named for U.S. President James Madison.
Jackson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census,the population was 139,668,making it the fifth-most populous county in Mississippi. Its county seat is Pascagoula. The county was named for Andrew Jackson,general in the United States Army and afterward President of the United States.
Hinds County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census,the population was 245,285,making it the most populous county in Mississippi. Its county seats are Raymond and Jackson,the state capital. The county is named for General Thomas Hinds,a hero of the Battle of New Orleans during the War of 1812.
Washington Parish is a parish located in the interior southeast corner of the U.S. state of Louisiana,one of the Florida Parishes. As of the 2010 census,the population was 47,168. Its parish seat is Franklinton. Its largest city is Bogalusa. The parish was founded in 1819.
Laurel is a city in and the second county seat of Jones County,Mississippi,United States. As of the 2020 census,the city had a population of 17,161. It is located northeast of Ellisville,the first county seat,which contains the first county courthouse. Laurel has the second county courthouse as there are two judicial districts in Jones County. Laurel is the headquarters of the Jones County Sheriff's Department,which administers in the county. Laurel is the principal city of a micropolitan statistical area named for it. Major employers include Howard Industries,Sanderson Farms,Masonite International,Family Health Center,Howse Implement,Thermo-Kool,and South Central Regional Medical Center. Laurel is home to the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art,Mississippi's oldest art museum,established by the family of Lauren Eastman Rogers.
Oxford is a city in,and the county seat of,Lafayette County,Mississippi,United States. Founded in 1837,it was named after the British city of Oxford.
Flowood is a city in Rankin County,Mississippi,United States. The population was 10,202 at the 2020 U.S. Census. It is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Pearl is a city in Rankin County,Mississippi located on the east side of the Pearl River from the state capital of Jackson. The population was 25,092 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Mississippi Highway 469 is a state highway in central Mississippi,located in Simpson and Rankin counties. The route starts at MS 28 near Georgetown,and it travels north through western Simpson County. The road enters the community of Harrisville and enters Rankin County soon after. It intersects U.S. Route 49 in Florence,and it ends at MS 468 near Whitfield. The route was designated in 1953,and it was extended southwards to MS 20 in 1956. By 1960,all of the route was paved with asphalt.
Mississippi Highway 13 is a state highway in Mississippi. It runs from north to south for 160.1 miles (257.7 km),serving the counties of Forrest,Pearl River,Lamar,Marion,Jefferson Davis,Simpson,Rankin,Smith,Scott,and Leake.
The Rankin County School District is the 3rd largest public school district in Mississippi. The district office is located in Brandon,Mississippi (USA).
Brandon is a city in and the county seat of Rankin County,Mississippi,United States. It was incorporated on December 19,1831. The population was 21,705 at the 2010 census. Brandon is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area,and is located east of the state capital.
William Edward McIntyre was a Democratic member of the Mississippi State Legislature in the early-to-mid 20th century.
Mississippi Highway 481 (MS 481) is a state highway in the west-central region of Mississippi running just under 35+1⁄2 miles (57.1 km) in length,signed as a north–south highway. The highway,designated in 1953,runs from MS 35 in rural Smith County inside the Bienville National Forest to MS 43 in West Leesburg,Rankin County.