|Railroad||Miles operated in Mississippi1|
|Class I railroads||2,011|
|Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Co.||179|
|Illinois Central Railroad Co.||844|
|Kansas City Southern Railway Co.||681|
|Norfolk Southern Corp.||213|
|Columbus and Greenville Railway||178|
|Gloster Southern Railroad Co.||16|
|Golden Triangle Railroad||17|
|Kosciusko and Southwestern Railway||21|
|Luxapalila Valley Railroad, Inc.||10|
|M & B Railroad, L.L.C||20|
|Mississippi and Skuna Valley Railway||22|
|Mississippi and Tennessee Railnet, Inc.||84|
|Mississippi Delta Railroad||58|
|Mississippi Export Railroad||42|
|Mississippian Railway Cooperative, Inc.||22|
|Old Augusta Railroad||3|
|Pearl River Valley Railroad||5|
|Redmont Railway Company||40|
|Switching and terminal railroads||158|
|Great River Railroad||32|
|Meridian Southern Railway, L.L.C.||55|
|Mississippi Central Railroad Co.||51|
|Port Bienville Railroad||9|
|Tishomingo Railroad Company, Inc.||11|
1 Miles operated is in terms of railroad so that a mile of single track is counted the same as a mile of double track. Sidings, turnouts, yard switching mileage, and mileage not operated are excluded. Miles operated under trackage rights provided by another (owning) railroad are included.
KEY: L.L.C. = Limited liability company.
NOTE: For definition of railroad types see previous table.
SOURCE: Association of American Railroads, Railroads and States - 2000, Washington, DC: 2002, available at http://www.aar.org/AboutTheIndustry/StateInformation.asp as of Mar. 19, 2002.