What you need to know about Hattiesburg, MS

Hattisburg is a college town, home to the University of Southern Mississippi, and also is one of the most progressive areas in the state. Its low cost of living, favorable business climate, recreational and cultural attractions, and community and social services contribute to its outstanding quality of life. Hattiesburg has developed a pro-business culture and low cost structure deeply rooted in a strong and diverse economy. Just south of the city is Camp Shelby, the largest National Guard training base east of the Mississippi River.

 

 

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Top 10 College Towns  2014

Housing

Homes Owned 37.25%
37.25% Complete
Homes Rented 62.75%
62.75% Complete

Real Estate

In Hattiesburg, Mississippi


Ready to move to Hattiesburg? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Hattiesburg.

Median Home Price

$111,000
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Hattiesburg, Mississippi


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Hattiesburg rates.

Median Household Income

$27,827
Lower than the national average

Business

In Hattiesburg, Mississippi


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Hattiesburg.

Residents

Most residents are
10-24 Years old

Health

In Hattiesburg, Mississippi


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Hattiesburg.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 32%
32% Complete
Graduated High School 83%
83% Complete

Hattiesburg, MS's Rankings

Top100_BeerCities_2015
Top 10 College Towns  2014