Gulfport Information

Gulfport Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Gulfport, MS

General Gulfport Information

State: Mississippi

County: Harrison County

Close cities: Pass Christian, MS, Saucier, MS, Long Beach, MS, D'Iberville, MS, Biloxi, MS, St. Martin, MS, Gulf Hills, MS, Latimer, MS, Bay St. Louis, MS, Lyman, MS, Ocean Springs, MS

Gulfport Population (census data)
Total 66,271 (-8.2% since 2000)
Male 32,837 (49.5%)
Female 33,434 (50.5%)

Population Density: 1,165 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.9 (US Avg is 100)

Gulfport Elevation: 25 feet above sea level

Land Area: 56.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,458

Zip Codes: 39506, 39502, 39503, 39505, 39507, and 39501.

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Gulfport Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (60.9%)
  • Black (33.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • Filipino (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (10.5%)
  • Irish (8.6%)
  • English (7.5%)
  • German (7.5%)
  • French (5.3%)
  • Italian (3.1%)
Foriegn Born: 1,878 people (2.8%)
  • Asia (43.5%)
  • Europe (30.4%)
  • Latin America (26.1%)

Local Gulfport Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies,
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators,
NCAA Sports: , University of Southern Mississippi

Gulfport School Information

High Schools
Gulfport High School (100 Perry Street, Gulfport, MS, 39507 - Gulfport School District District)
Gulfport High School AOHT (100 Perry Street, Gulfport, MS, 39507 - Gulfport School District District)
Harrison Central High School (15600 School Road, Gulfport, MS, 39503 - Harrison County School District District)
Middle Schools
Bayou View Middle School (212 43rd Street, Gulfport, MS, 39507 - Gulfport School District District)
Gulfport Central Middle School (1310 42nd Avenue, Gulfport, MS, 39501 - Gulfport School District District)
Elementary Schools
Anniston Avenue Elementary School (2314 Jones Street, Gulfport, MS, 39507 - Gulfport School District District)
Bayou View Elementary School (4898 Washington Avenue, Gulfport, MS, 39507 - Gulfport School District District)
Bel Aire Elementary School (10531 Klein Road, Gulfport, MS, 39503 - Harrison County School District District)
Central Elementary (1043 Pass Road, Gulfport, MS, 39501 - Gulfport School District District)
Gaston Point Elementary School (1526 Mill Avenue, Gulfport, MS, 39501 - Gulfport School District District)
Harrison Central Elementary (15451 Dedeaux Road, Gulfport, MS, 39503 - Harrison County School District District)
Lizana Elementary School (15341 Lizana School Road, Gulfport, MS, 39503 - Harrison County School District District)
Lyman Elementary School (14222 Old Highway 49, Gulfport, MS, 39503 - Harrison County School District District)
Orange Grove Elementary (11391 Old Highway 49, Gulfport, MS, 39503 - Harrison County School District District)
Pass Road Elementary School (37 Pass Road, Gulfport, MS, 39507 - Gulfport School District District)
Three Rivers Elementary (13500 Three Rivers Road, Gulfport, MS, 39503 - Harrison County School District District)
West Elementary School (4051 15th Street, Gulfport, MS, 39501 - Gulfport School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Gulfport Academy of Business Administration AOF (100 Perry Street, Gulfport, MS, 39507 - Gulfport School District District)
Harrison Central 9th Grade (10453 Klein Road, Gulfport, MS, 39503 - Harrison County School District District)
North Gulfport Seventh And Eighth (4715 Illinois Avenue, Gulfport, MS, 39501 - Harrison County School District District)

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