Hattiesburg, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Hattiesburg, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
46,010
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
32.0%
Median Home
$110,500
Median Income
$36,111
Median Rent
$808

Hattiesburg SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9

Hattiesburg, MS Cost Of Living

87
Hattiesburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Hattiesburg Mississippi National Average
Overall 87 82 100
Services 93 95 100
Groceries 103 94 100
Health 90 90 100
Housing 65 64 100
Transportation 89 89 100
Utilities 97 97 100

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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
2020 46,010 -0.5%
2019 46,251 -0.5%
2018 46,495 -0.7%
2017 46,846 0.2%
2016 46,762 0.3%
2015 46,629 -0.2%
2014 46,716 0.9%
2013 46,284 0.6%
2012 46,013 0.7%
2011 45,713 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hattiesburg

White
38.0% (17,479)
African American
54.6% (25,132)
American Indian
0.3% (148)
Asian
1.1% (488)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.0% (16)
Two Or More
2.6% (1,214)
Hispanic
3.3% (1,525)
Race Hattiesburg MS USA
White 38.0% 56.4% 60.1%
African American 54.6% 37.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 1.1% 1.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.3% 3.2% 18.2%

Gender in Hattiesburg

Female
54.0% (24,859)
Male
46.0% (21,150)
Gender Hattiesburg MS USA
Female 54.0% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hattiesburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,300)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,680)
High School / GED
21.0% (9,662)
Some College
25.0% (11,502)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (4,601)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (7,821)
Master's Degree
10.0% (4,601)
Professional Degree
2.0% (920)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (920)
Education Hattiesburg MS USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
13.2% (606,739)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.6% (440,795)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.6% (715,906)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (484,668)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (767,521)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (728,551)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.1% (328,790)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.5% (297,562)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (124,651)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (105,811)
Income Hattiesburg MS USA
Less than $10,000 13.2% 9.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.6% 6.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.6% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 11.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 17.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.1% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.5% 11.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 3.4% 8.3%

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