Ackerman is a town in Choctaw County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 1,696 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Choctaw County.
It is named for an early landowner.
Ackerman is located at 33°18′41″N 89°10′29″W / 33.31139°N 89.17472°W / 33.31139; -89.17472 (33.311400, -89.174745).