About This Place
Benoit (/bɨnɔɪt/) is a town in Bolivar County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 611 at the 2000 census. The 1956 movie Baby Doll was shot on location in Benoit; many local residents played in minor roles.
Benoit is located at 33°39′2″N 91°0′31″W / 33.65056°N 91.00861°W / 33.65056; -91.00861 (33.650500, -91.008560).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.0 square miles (2.6 km²), of which, 1.0 square miles (2.5 km²) of it is land and 1.01% is water.