Gluckstadt is an unincorporated community in Madison County, Mississippi, United States. The community is located along Interstate 55 in south central Madison County, between the cities of Canton and Madison. It is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area. Public education in the community of Gluckstadt is provided by the Madison County School District. The area is served by two elementary schools (grades K-5), Madison Crossing and Mannsdale, Germantown Middle School (grades 6-8), and Germantown High School (grades 9-12). Each year, a German Festival is held in Gluckstadt on the grounds of St. Joseph Catholic Church. Gluckstadt was established in June 1905 by several German Catholic families from Klaasville, Indiana. The community's name translated into English means "Lucky Town." There is also a town in Germany that has the name Gluckstadt as well.