About This Place
Lake is a town in Newton and Scott Counties in the U.S. state of Mississippi. The population was 408 at the 2000 census. Lake is the birthplace of country music singer, Randy Houser.
Lake is located at 32°20′36″N 89°19′41″W / 32.34333°N 89.32806°W / 32.34333; -89.32806 (32.343228, -89.328193). The town is located mostly within Scott County, with a portion on the east in adjacent Newton County. In the 2000 census, 393 of the town's 408 residents (96.3%) lived in Scott County and 15 (3.7%) in Newton County.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.1 square miles (2.8 km²).None of the area is covered with water.