Ocean Springs Information

Ocean Springs Information

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

General Ocean Springs Information

State: Mississippi

County: Jackson County

Close cities: D'Iberville, MS, Latimer, MS, Escatawpa, MS, Gulf Hills, MS, Hickory Hills, MS, St. Martin, MS, Vancleave, MS, Pascagoula, MS, Gautier, MS, Biloxi, MS, Gulf Park Estates, MS

Ocean Springs Population (census data)
Total 17,246 (-2.4% since 2000)
Male 8,310 (48.2%)
Female 8,936 (51.8%)

Population Density: 1,482 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.8 (US Avg is 100)

Ocean Springs Elevation: 30 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1892

Land Area: 11.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $49,932

Zip Codes: 39564, 39566, and 39565.

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Ocean Springs Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (86.2%)
  • Black (7.0%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Vietnamese (1.2%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (14.9%)
  • English (14.4%)
  • Irish (12.0%)
  • United States (9.6%)
  • French (8.8%)
  • Italian (5.0%)
Foriegn Born: 809 people (4.7%)
  • Asia (55.8%)
  • Europe (32.6%)
  • Latin America (11.6%)

Local Ocean Springs 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,

Ocean Springs School Information

High Schools
Ocean Springs High School (2320 Government Street, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Ocean Springs School District District)
St. Martin High School (10800 Yellowjacket Boulevard, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Jackson County School District District)
Middle Schools
Ocean Springs Middle School (3600 Hanshaw Road, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Ocean Springs School District District)
St. Martin Middle School (10900 Yellowjacket Boulevard, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Jackson County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Magnolia Park Elementary (3500 Government Street, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Ocean Springs School District District)
N E Taconi Elementary School (711 Magnolia Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Ocean Springs School District District)
Oak Park Elementary School (2230 Government Street, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Ocean Springs School District District)
Pecan Park Elementary School (504 Hanley Road, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Ocean Springs School District District)
St. Martin East Elementary School (7508 Rose Farm Road, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Jackson County School District District)
St. Martin Upper Elementary (10910 Yellowjacket Boulevard, Ocean Springs, MS, 39564 - Jackson County School District District)

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