There are 9 US Post Offices in Scott County serving a total of 34,040 residents equating to 3,782 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 54,332 packages are handled across the 9 county post offices annually. 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."