Living in Hattiesburg, MS

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Hattiesburg, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
46,098
Unemployment
10.5%
Poverty
32.5%
Median Home
$113,200
Median Income
$34,735
Median Rent
$791

Hattiesburg SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Hattiesburg, MS Cost Of Living

83
Hattiesburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Hattiesburg Mississippi National Average
Overall 83 84 100
Services 87 94 100
Groceries 103 94 100
Health 90 91 100
Housing 65 63 100
Transportation 91 90 100
Utilities 95 95 100

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Rankings for Hattiesburg in Mississippi

Map Of Hattiesburg, MS

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Population over time in Hattiesburg

Year Population % Change
2019 46,098 -0.3%
2018 46,251 -0.5%
2017 46,495 -0.7%
2016 46,846 0.2%
2015 46,762 0.3%
2014 46,629 -0.2%
2013 46,716 0.9%
2012 46,284 0.6%
2011 46,013 0.7%
2010 45,713 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hattiesburg

White
40.6% (18,705)
African American
53.0% (24,411)
American Indian
0.2% (76)
Asian
1.1% (494)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (6)
Two Or More
2.0% (922)
Hispanic
3.2% (1,484)
Race Hattiesburg MS USA
White 40.6% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 53.0% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.2% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Hattiesburg

Female
53.6% (24,687)
Male
46.4% (21,411)
Gender Hattiesburg MS USA
Female 53.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hattiesburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,304)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,687)
High School / GED
23.0% (10,602)
Some College
23.0% (10,602)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,148)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (8,297)
Master's Degree
10.0% (4,609)
Professional Degree
2.0% (921)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (921)
Education Hattiesburg MS USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
15.2% (702,438)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (402,689)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (666,395)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (545,822)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (726,553)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (709,957)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (364,573)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.9% (317,899)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (69,491)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (103,978)
Income Hattiesburg MS USA
Less than $10,000 15.2% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.9% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 3.0% 7.7%

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