Mississippi is the a southern state and the 20th state in the USA. Compared to other states, Mississippi is heavily forested (outside of the Mississippi Delta) and is a largely rural state with several agriculture areas. It also has the largest concentration of African-Americans. While it’s not an economically wealthy compared to other states, Mississippi otherwise has other riches found in music, arts and culture. Its bucolic charm and vibrant cultural and music scene entice tourists from across America and other parts of the world. Jackson is Mississippi’s capital and largest city.