Hattiesburg Information

Hattiesburg Information

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

General Hattiesburg Information

State: Mississippi

County: Forrest County

Close cities: Purvis, MS, Hattiesburg, MS, Moselle, MS, Petal, MS, Eastabuchie, MS, West Hattiesburg, MS

Hattiesburg Population (census data)
Total 50,233 (+10.5% since 2000)
Male 23,122 (46.0%)
Female 27,111 (54.0%)

Population Density: 1,020 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.3 (US Avg is 100)

Hattiesburg Elevation: 161 feet above sea level

Land Area: 49.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $28,872

Zip Codes: 39401, 39403, 39407, 39402, 39406, and 39404.

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Hattiesburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (49.3%)
  • Black (47.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (9.5%)
  • Irish (6.6%)
  • English (6.2%)
  • German (5.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.1%)
  • French (2.5%)
Foriegn Born: 1,146 people (2.3%)
  • Asia (50.0%)
  • Europe (29.2%)
  • Latin America (20.8%)

Local Hattiesburg Sports Teams

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

Hattiesburg School Information

High Schools
Blair Center Hattiesburg High (301 Hutchinson Avenue, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Hattiesburg Public School District District)
North Forrest High School (693 Eatonville Road, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Forrest County School District District)
Oak Grove High School (5198 Old Highway11, Hattiesburg, MS, 39402 - Lamar County School District District)
Middle Schools
N R Burger Middle School (174 Wsf Tatum Drive, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Hattiesburg Public School District District)
Oak Grove Middle School (2543 Old Highway .24, Hattiesburg, MS, 39402 - Lamar County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Burney Elementary School (901 Ida Avenue, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Hattiesburg Public School District District)
Grace Christian Elementary School (2207 W 7th Street, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Hattiesburg Public School District District)
Hawkins Elementary School (526 Forrest Street, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Hattiesburg Public School District District)
Oak Grove Lower Elementary School (70 Leaf Lane, Hattiesburg, MS, 39402 - Lamar County School District District)
Oak Grove Upper Elementary (2543 Old Highway 24, Hattiesburg, MS, 39402 - Lamar County School District District)
Rowan Elementary School (500 Martin Luther King Drive, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Hattiesburg Public School District District)
Thames Elementary School (2900 Jamestown Road, Hattiesburg, MS, 39402 - Hattiesburg Public School District District)
Woodley Elementary School (2006 O Ferrell Street, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Hattiesburg Public School District District)
Other/Private Schools
9th Grade Academy - HHS (301 Hutchinson Avenue, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Hattiesburg Public School District District)
Dixie Attendance Center (790 Elks Lake Road, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Forrest County School District District)
Earl Travillion Attendance Center (316 Travillion Drive, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Forrest County School District District)
North Forrest Attendance Center (702 Eatonville Road, Hattiesburg, MS, 39401 - Forrest County School District District)
Rawls Springs Attendance Center (10 Archie Smith Road, Hattiesburg, MS, 39402 - Forrest County School District District)

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