Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 47,556 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.2%
 
Males: 22,140  (46.6%)
Females: 25,416  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  27.8 years
Mississippi median age:  35.1 years

Zip codes: 39406.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $23,451 (it was $24,409 in 2000)
Hattiesburg:

$23,451
MS:

$37,095
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,125 (it was $15,102 in 2000)

Hattiesburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $114,962 (it was $65,400 in 2000)
Hattiesburg:

$114,962
MS:

$99,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $132,635; Detached houses: $131,927; Townhouses or other attached units: $201,656; In 2-unit structures: $126,774; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $300,557; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $294,503; Mobile homes: $45,103; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $87,003

Median gross rent in 2012: $661.

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Hattiesburg races chart
  • Black alone - 24,405 (52.7%)
  • White alone - 19,322 (41.7%)
  • Hispanic - 1,529 (3.3%)
  • Asian alone - 731 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 173 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 74 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 50 (0.1%)

Races in Hattiesburg detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Hattiesburg: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (7.4%), English (6.8%), German (5.8%), United States (5.5%), French (2.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1884

Elevation: 161 feet

Land area: 49.3 square miles.

Population density: 965 people per square mile   (low).

Hattiesburg, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Hattiesburg:

  • High school or higher: 83.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hattiesburg city:

  • Never married: 53.8%
  • Now married: 27.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

1,722 residents are foreign born (1.1% Asia, 0.5% Europe).

This city:  3.6%
Mississippi:  2.2%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 140 registered sex offenders living in Hattiesburg, Mississippi as of May 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Hattiesburg to the number of sex offenders is 337 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,246 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $967 (0.9%)

Hattiesburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gulfport, MS (64.7 miles , pop. 71,127).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (103.1 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (377.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Glendale, MS (1.8 miles ), West Hattiesburg, MS (1.9 miles ), Petal, MS (1.9 miles ), Arnold Line, MS (2.0 miles ), Rawls Springs, MS (2.4 miles ), Purvis, MS (3.7 miles ), Sumrall, MS (4.0 miles ), New Augusta, MS (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 63 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 1998: 73 buildings, average cost: $144,700
  • 1999: 75 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2000: 119 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2001: 93 buildings, average cost: $87,600
  • 2002: 96 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 2003: 83 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2004: 103 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 2005: 94 buildings, average cost: $210,800
  • 2006: 141 buildings, average cost: $135,300
  • 2007: 207 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 2008: 169 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 2009: 48 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2010: 28 buildings, average cost: $146,900
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $188,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.32 N, Longitude: 89.31 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Hub City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +22,336 (+47.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 15,955 (80.6%)

Area code: 601

Hattiesburg household income distribution Hattiesburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Hattiesburg by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2012
Murders 561035102545
per 100,000 9.913.322.16.410.721.34.19.57.510.7
Rapes 2620171221182119913
per 100,000 51.444.537.625.544.938.343.436.016.827.8
Robberies 65721497275125135666266
per 100,000 128.5160.0329.6153.1160.5265.9279.0125.2115.5141.2
Assaults 61486358747376464034
per 100,000 120.6106.7139.4123.4158.3155.3157.187.374.572.8
Burglaries 862644770719747816596460434375
per 100,000 1704.11431.51703.31529.31598.51735.91231.8872.6808.5802.6
Thefts 2,2752,0192,3582,0911,8891,6941,8211,8571,8092,183
per 100,000 4497.44487.85216.14447.54042.23603.83763.63522.63370.14671.9
Auto thefts 1571681591441822671719174110
per 100,000 310.4373.4351.7306.3389.5568.0353.4172.6137.9235.4
Arson 1081012132016463
per 100,000 19.817.822.125.527.842.533.17.611.26.4
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 303.5) 405.3399.5504.5374.2400.2448.4383.2288.5253.8328.3

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Hattiesburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 208 (115 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Mississippi average:

2.20

Hattiesburg tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.3%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -453 (-1.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

Work and jobs in Hattiesburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hattiesburg-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 114% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/28/1987, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Hattiesburg city center killed 6 people and injured 350 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.3 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hattiesburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 121.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 247.3 miles away from Hattiesburg center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 386.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 187.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 122.5 miles away from Hattiesburg center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 187.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Forrest County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hattiesburg topographic map

Birthplace of: Van Dyke Parks - Child actor, Tim Floyd - Basketball player-coach, Jesse L. Brown - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Fred Armisen - Actor, Henry A. Commiskey, Sr. - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Danny Manning - Basketball player, Adrian Mayes - 2005 NFL player (Arizona Cardinals, born: Nov 17, 1980), Walter Young - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Baltimore Orioles, born: Feb 18, 1980), Blind John Davis - Blues musician, Tyler Dickerson - Country music artist.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Hattiesburg: Henry A., Sr. Commiskey.

Hospitals in Hattiesburg:

  • ASERACARE HOSPICE-HATTIESBURG, LLC (6158 US HIGHWAY 49 #18)
  • CAMELLIA HOSPICE (133 MAYFAIR ROAD)
  • DEACONESS HOSPICE (108 LUNDY LANE, P O BOX 15788)
  • FORREST GENERAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 6051 US HIGHWAY 49)
  • HOSPICE AGENCY OF HHA MULTI CO (PO BOX 3409)
  • PROVIDENCE HOSPICE, SOUTH, LLC (310 CAHAL STREET)
  • SOUTH MISSISSIPPI HH HOSPICE (PO BOX 888)
  • SOUTHERNCARE HATTIESBURG (4700 HARDY STREET SUITE Y)
  • WESLEY MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 5001 W HARDY ST)

Dialysis Facilities in Hattiesburg:

  • HATTIESBURG CLINIC DIALYSIS (5909 HWY 49)

Home Health Centers in Hattiesburg:

  • CAMELLIA HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (133 MAYFAIR ROAD)
  • DEACONESS HOMECARE REGION I (108 LUNDY LANE)
  • FORREST GENERAL HOME CARE HHA (1414 SOUTH 28TH AVENUE)
  • WESLEY HOME CARE (P. O. BOX 16509)

Nursing Homes in Hattiesburg:

  • BEDFORD ALZHEIMER'S CARE CENTER, LLC (300 B CAHAL STREET)
  • BEDFORD CARE CENTER OF HATTIES (#10 MEDICAL BOULEVARD)
  • BEDFORD CARE CTR-MONROE HALL (300 CAHAL STREET)
  • CONTINUING CARE CENTER (P O BOX 16389)
  • HATTIESBURG HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (514 BAY STREET)
  • WINDHAM HOUSE OF HATTIESBURG (37 HILLCREST DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Hattiesburg:

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Amtrak station:

HATTIESBURG (308 NEWMAN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Hattiesburg:

  • University of Southern Mississippi (Full-time enrollment: 14,294; Location: 118 College Drive # 0001; Public; Website: www.usm.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • William Carey University (FT enrollment: 3,510; Location: 498 Tuscan Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.wmcarey.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Antonelli College-Hattiesburg (FT enrollment: 589; Location: 1500 N 31st Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.antonellicollege.edu)
  • Healing Touch Career College (FT enrollment: 146; Location: 4700 Hardy St. Ste H-1; Private, for-profit; Website: healingtouchms.com)
  • The Academy of Hair Design Six (FT enrollment: 114; Location: 6552 US Hwy 49; Private, for-profit; Website: www.academyofhair.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Hattiesburg:

  • Jones County Junior College (about 21 miles; Ellisville, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,942)
  • Pearl River Community College (about 36 miles; Poplarville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,074)
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (about 39 miles; Perkinston, MS; FT enrollment: 8,320)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 70 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 2,532)
  • East Central Community College (about 79 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)
  • University of South Alabama (about 80 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 13,228)
  • Meridian Community College (about 81 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)

Public high schools in Hattiesburg:

Private high schools in Hattiesburg:

  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 496; Location: 608 SOUTHERN AVE; Grades: PK - 12)
  • PRESBYTERIAN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 364; Location: 221 BONHOMIE RD; Grades: 7 - 12)
  • ALPHA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 185; Location: 1101 N MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 12)
  • CENTRAL BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 106; Location: 35 P D FREEMAN RD; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Hattiesburg:

Private elementary/middle schools in Hattiesburg:

  • PRESBYTERIAN CHRISTIAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 499; Location: 3901 LINCOLN RD; Grades: KG - 6)
  • RIVER OF LIFES SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE (Students: 136; Location: 6837 U S HWY 98; Grades: PK - 6)
  • 1ST PRESBYTERIAN KINDERGARTEN/PRE-SCHOOL (Students: 90; Location: 4901 HARDY ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • MONTESSORI CHILDRENS HOUSE (Students: 41; Location: 323 S 23RD AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • WORD OF FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 3; Location: 2105 COUNTRY CLUB RD; Grades: KG - 2)
See full list of schools located in Hattiesburg

Library in Hattiesburg:

  • THE LIBRARY OF HATTIESBURG, PETAL & FORREST C (Operating income: $1,952,218; Location: 329 HARDY STREET; 145,429 books; 4,339 audio materials; 10,123 video materials; 40 local licensed databases; 53 state licensed databases; 276 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Rolling Stone magazine listed Hattiesburg, Miss. as the Birthplace of Rock & Roll.
  • Please post: Alpha Christian School 1101 Main Street (601) 583-4943 Tonyia Fairley,Head Mistress K-8 Private School with accrediation

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Notable locations in Hattiesburg: University of Southern Mississippi Sports Arena (A), George Robert Hall Air Park Industrial Park (B), Grenada City Landfill (C), University of Southern Mississippi Bernard Reed Green Coliseum (D), Hattiesburg North Lagoon (E), Timberton Golf Club (F), Hattiesburg South Lagoon (G), Hattlesburg Country Club (H), Hattiesburg Country Club (I), Tennessee Gas Pipeline Station 546 (J), University of Southern Mississippi All American Rose Garden (K), University of Southern Mississippi Payne Center (L), University of Southern Mississippi Van Hook Golf Course (M), Hattiesburg - Forrest County Industrial Park (N), Hattiesburg Amtrak Station (O), Hattiesburg Zoo (P), University of Southern Mississippi McCain Library and Archives (Q), University of Southern Mississippi Joseph Cook Library (R), I. E. Rouse Library (S), Hattiesburg City Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Broadacres Shopping Center (1), Cloverleaf Mall Shopping Center (2), Hardy Street Mart Shopping Center (3), Lincoln Road Shopping Center (4), University Mall Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hattiesburg include: New Testament Baptist Church (A), River Avenue Baptist Church (B), Bethel Church (C), Church of God (D), Church of Christ (E), Bay Street Presbyterian Church (F), Westside Baptist Church (G), Westminster Presbyterian Church (H), Wesley Southern Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hudson Cemetery (1), Oaklawn Cemetery (2), Enon Cemetery (3), Jones Cemetery (4), Pine Ridge Cemetery (5), Gillis Cemetery (6), Bennett Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Owens Bluff Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Burketts Creek (A), Mineral Creek (B), Greens Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hattiesburg include: Eureka Playground (1), Jaycee Park (2), Kamper Park (3), M M Roberts Stadium (4), Pineview Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Hattiesburg Area Historical Society Museum (723 North Main Street) (1), Crystal Reef Aquariums (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 560 Weathersby Road Suite 210) (2), Pinebelt Association for Community Enhancement - Della Pierce Gillis (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 142 Old Highway 49 West) (3), Pep's Point Water Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 382 Peps Point Road) (4), Duff Amusement CO Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 5194 U S Highway 49) (5), Cyber Station (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1000 Turtle Creek Drive) (6), Laser Mania (Amusement & Theme Parks; 905 Hardy Street) (7), American Society of Travel Agents (Tours & Charters; 115 Broadway Drive) (8), Carter Gerald Travel Bureau (Tours & Charters; 115 Broadway Drive Suite A) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Howard Johnson Express Inn (6553 Highway 49 North) (1), Scottish Inn (6560 U S Highway 49) (2), Days Inn (111 Thornhill Drive) (3), Quality Inn Hattiesburg (6511 Highway 49 North) (4), Hampton Inn Hattiesburg- MS (4301 Hardy Street) (5), Budget Inn (6574 U S Highway 49) (6), Hattiesburg - University Of Southern Ms (6508 U S Highway 49) (7), Comfort Suites (122 Plaza Drive) (8), Holiday Inn University Area (6563 US Highway 49 North) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: U S Marshal Court Security (701 North Main Street Suite 331) (1), Forrest County - Chancery Court (641 North Main Street) (2), Forrest County - Chancery Court- Ct Admin (641 North Main Street) (3), Forrest County - Chancery Court- Ct Reporter (641 North Main Street) (4), Forrest County - Circuit Clerk- Court Administrator (630 North Main Street) (5), Forrest County - Co Court Administrator- Coroner- County Court- Court Administr (200 West Pine Street) (6), Forrest County - Justice Court Clerk Judges- Justice Court- Constables (316 Forrest Street) (7), U S Government - U S Court Of Appeals-Fifth Circuit (701 North Main Street) (8), Courts-Federal - District Court (701 North Main Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Forrest County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 49.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.4
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hattiesburg and their reported violations in the past:

CITY OF HATTIESBURG (Population served: 56,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAY-30-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-30-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-25-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 220 regular monitoring violations
LAMAR PARK WATER & SEWAGE ASSN (Population served: 7,533, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 306 regular monitoring violations
ARNOLD LINE WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 6,660, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-05-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-28-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 231 regular monitoring violations
DIXIE COMMUNITY UTILITY ASSN. (Population served: 5,652, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 248 regular monitoring violations
GLENDALE UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 4,380, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-23-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-23-2012), St Public Notif received (MAR-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-05-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-09-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2011)
  • 217 regular monitoring violations
CANEBRAKE UTILITY ASSOC INC (Population served: 2,439, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-18-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-30-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-30-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-20-2011)
  • 176 regular monitoring violations
PAUL B JOHNSON STATE PARK (Population served: 400, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAY-27-2008), St Other (MAY-30-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUN-09-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-09-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-27-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-06-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-06-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-28-2007)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-28-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 35.7%
(26.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.0% for Black residents, 47.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 33.3% for other race residents, 11.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  51.2%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Hattiesburg in 2010:

  • 2,442 people in college/university student housing
  • 468 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 252 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 97 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 86 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 63 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 48 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 35 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 26 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 12 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Hattiesburg in 2000:

  • 3,440 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 601 people in nursing homes
  • 364 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 280 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 160 people in state prisons
  • 110 people in other group homes
  • 97 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 69 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded

Hattiesburg, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Hattiesburg compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with most branches in Hattiesburg (2011 data):

  • Trustmark National Bank: 8 branches. Info updated 2012/03/26: Bank assets: $9,612.1 mil, Deposits: $7,410.1 mil, headquarters in Jackson, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 186 total offices, Holding Company: Trustmark Corporation
  • BancorpSouth Bank: 8 branches. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Hattiesburg Front Street Branch, Hattiesburg Main Branch, Hattiesburg Branch, Broadway Branch, Turtle Creek Mall Branch, Cloverleaf Branch. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • The Citizens National Bank of Meridian: West Hattiesburg Banking Center, West Hattiesburg Banking Center, Hattiesburg Branch, South Hattiesburg Banking Centre Bra. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,115.7 mil, Deposits: $932.3 mil, headquarters in Meridian, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens National Banc Corp.
  • Great Southern National Bank: West Branch, Hattiesburg Main Branch, Northside Branch, University West Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $263.8 mil, Deposits: $234.8 mil, headquarters in Meridian, MS, positive income, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Quitman Management Company, Inc.
  • Community Bank: Highway 49, Hattiesburg Branch, Hattiesburg Messenger Branch, Hardy Street Branch. Info updated 2008/07/15: Bank assets: $630.6 mil, Deposits: $562.6 mil, headquarters in Ellisville, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancshares Of Mississippi, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • The First, A National Banking Association: 40th Avenue Branch, Lincoln Road Branch, The First, A National Banking Association. Info updated 2011/10/07: Bank assets: $679.9 mil, Deposits: $567.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancshares, Inc., The
  • Hancock Bank: Hattiesburg Hwy 98 Branch, Hattiesburg Lincoln Road Branch, Hattiesburg Usm University Branch. Info updated 2011/06/14: Bank assets: $4,988.4 mil, Deposits: $4,121.5 mil, headquarters in Gulfport, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 81 total offices, Holding Company: Hancock Holding Company
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Turtle Creek Branch at 6093 Us Hwy 98, branch established on 2001/06/26; Hardy Street Branch at 3707 Hardy Street, branch established on 2000/09/18. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • 6 other banks with 7 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hattiesburg, Mississippi:

  • Best Western Northgate Inn - Hattiesburg, Hwy 49, Hattiesburg, MS 39402 , Phone: (601) 268-8816
  • Motel 6 - Hattiesburg, 6508 Hwy N, Hattiesburg, MS 39401 , Phone: (601) 544-6096
  • Quality Inn - Hattiesburg, 6528 Hwy 49 N, Hattiesburg, MS 39402 , Phone: (601) 544-4530
  • Comfort Inn University, 6541 Hwy 49 N, Hattiesburg, MS 39401 , Phone: (601) 264-1881, Fax: (601) 268-3226
  • Days Inn - Hattiesburg, 6518 U S Hwy 49, Hattiesburg, MS 39401 , Phone: (800) 325-2525, Fax: (601) 544-6300
  • Howard Johnson Inn - Hattiesburg, 6553 U S Hwy 49N, Hattiesburg, MS 39401 , Phone: (601) 268-2251
  • Hampton Inn Hattiesburg, 4301 Hardy St, Hattiesburg, MS 39402 , Phone: (601) 264-8080
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites Hattiesburg, 173 Thornhill Rd, Hattiesburg, MS 39402 , Phone: (601) 296-7777
  • 12 other hotels and motels
All 20 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Hattiesburg travel time to work - commute Hattiesburg mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (71%)
  • Utility gas (28%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hattiesburg city (based on Forrest County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.72%
Here: 74.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church in AmericaEpiscopal Church
Adherents58.4%13.9%9.4%2.6%2.1%
Congregations33.9%14.4%2.5%3.4%1.7%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Baptist Missionary Association of AmericaInterstate and Foreign Landmark Missionary Baptist AssociationOther
Adherents1.8%1.7%1.5%1.3%7.4%
Congregations3.4%3.4%5.1%5.1%27.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Forrest County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Forrest County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Forrest County:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Here:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.8%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Forrest County:

33.9%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.5%
State:

14.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 33$87,389$31,7781$1,362
Other Government Administration 41$106,531$31,1802$2,502
Judicial and Legal 17$54,378$38,3843$2,998
Police Protection - Officers 125$399,631$38,3650$0
Police - Other 48$103,640$25,91018$6,773
Firefighters 115$414,060$43,2060$0
Fire - Other 5$12,429$29,8300$0
Streets and Highways 71$143,932$24,3271$841
Airports 3$5,491$21,9640$0
Welfare 3$5,606$22,4240$0
Health 13$25,972$23,9740$0
Solid Waste Management 36$68,957$22,9860$0
Sewerage 21$46,558$26,6050$0
Parks and Recreation 65$133,026$24,5590$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 10$29,716$35,6591$753
Natural Resources 5$9,274$22,2580$0
Water Supply 31$66,261$25,6490$0
Transit 11$25,523$27,8430$0
Other and Unallocable 22$47,552$25,9375$4,043
Totals for Government 675$1,785,926$31,75031$19,272

Hattiesburg government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $4,587,000 ($96.45)
    Sewerage: $3,988,000 ($83.86)
    Regular Highways: $3,049,000 ($64.11)
    Water Utilities: $702,000 ($14.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $646,000 ($13.58)
    Police Protection: $341,000 ($7.17)
    Housing and Community Development: $307,000 ($6.46)
    Air Transportation: $221,000 ($4.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $207,000 ($4.35)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $30,000 ($0.63)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $7,801,000 ($164.04)
    General - Other: $7,060,000 ($148.46)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,712,000 ($120.11)
    Regular Highways: $4,635,000 ($97.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,054,000 ($64.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,842,000 ($59.76)
    Water Utilities: $2,584,000 ($54.34)
    Central Staff Services: $2,320,000 ($48.78)
    Sewerage: $1,829,000 ($38.46)
    Financial Administration: $852,000 ($17.92)
    Health - Other: $816,000 ($17.16)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $777,000 ($16.34)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $608,000 ($12.78)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $603,000 ($12.68)
    Housing and Community Development: $568,000 ($11.94)
    Transit Utilities: $555,000 ($11.67)
    Natural Resources - Other: $393,000 ($8.26)
    Parking Facilities: $196,000 ($4.12)
    Air Transportation: $122,000 ($2.57)
    General Public Buildings: $98,000 ($2.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,247,000 ($26.22)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $439,000 ($9.23)
    General - Other: $177,000 ($3.72)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $1,044,000 ($21.95)
    Sewerage: $569,000 ($11.96)
    Police Protection: $543,000 ($11.42)
    Water Utilities: $131,000 ($2.75)
    General - Other: $100,000 ($2.10)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $68,000 ($1.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $56,000 ($1.18)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $56,000 ($1.18)
    Central Staff Services: $39,000 ($0.82)
    Regular Highways: $38,000 ($0.80)
    Financial Administration: $36,000 ($0.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($0.25)
    Parking Facilities: $10,000 ($0.21)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($0.08)
    General Public Building: $3,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,829,000 ($416.96)
  • Transit Utilities - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($0.48)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $768,000 ($16.15)

Hattiesburg government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,864,000 ($81.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,108,000 ($23.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $321,000 ($6.75)
    All Other: $82,000 ($1.72)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $79,000 ($1.66)
    Parking Facilities: $78,000 ($1.64)
    Air Transportation: $29,000 ($0.61)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,753,000 ($99.95)
    Housing and Community Development: $875,000 ($18.40)
    Highways: $750,000 ($15.77)
    Air Transportation: $381,000 ($8.01)
    Transit Utilities: $296,000 ($6.22)
    General Local Government Support: $84,000 ($1.77)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,269,000 ($26.68)
    All Other: $478,000 ($10.05)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $1,565,000 ($32.91)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,087,000 ($22.86)
    Donations From Private Sources: $766,000 ($16.11)
    General Revenue, NEC: $732,000 ($15.39)
    Interest Earnings: $564,000 ($11.86)
    Sale of Property: $30,000 ($0.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,282,000 ($90.04)
    Transit Utilities: $25,000 ($0.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $18,081,000 ($380.20)
    All Other: $459,000 ($9.65)
    Highways: $440,000 ($9.25)
    Public Welfare: $63,000 ($1.32)
    Transit Utilities: $12,000 ($0.25)
  • Tax - Property: $12,223,000 ($257.02)
    Other Selective Sales: $3,146,000 ($66.15)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,570,000 ($54.04)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $383,000 ($8.05)

Hattiesburg government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,513,000 ($1020.12)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,973,000 ($945.69)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $36,905,000 ($776.03)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $35,905,000 ($755.00)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,560,000 ($158.97)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,020,000 ($84.53)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,000,000 ($21.03)

Hattiesburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $231,000 ($4.86)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,060,000 ($148.46)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,876,000 ($796.45)

10.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,208 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.22%
Mississippi average:

6.70%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($146 average AGI)
Forrest County:

0.05%
Mississippi average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lamar County, MS  2.38% ($27,369 average AGI)
from Jones County, MS  0.68% ($24,982)
from Harrison County, MS  0.32% ($24,122)


10.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,241 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.08%
Mississippi average:

6.88%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($179 average AGI)
Forrest County:

0.05%
Mississippi average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lamar County, MS  2.63% ($28,405 average AGI)
to Jones County, MS  0.59% ($32,412)
to Harrison County, MS  0.43% ($26,741)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hattiesburg:

  • WFOR (1400 AM; 1 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBKH (950 AM; 5 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN AIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WORV (1580 AM; 1 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CIRCUIT BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRPM (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POPLARVILLE, MS; Owner: DOWDY & DOWDY PARTNERS)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WIGG (1420 AM; 5 kW; WIGGINS, MS; Owner: TRALYN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hattiesburg:

  • WJMG (92.1 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CIRCUIT B/CTING CO. OF HATTIESBURG)
  • WAII (89.3 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WUSM-FM (88.5 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI)
  • WXRR (104.5 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNSL (100.3 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZLD (106.3 FM; PETAL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUSW (103.7 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQID-LP (105.3 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: HATTIESBURG URBAN HERITAGE ASSOCIATION)
  • W216BA (91.1 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WKNZ (107.1 FM; COLLINS, MS; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTERS, L.L.C.)
  • WBBN (95.9 FM; TAYLORSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WMXI (98.1 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: RAINEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZKX (107.9 FM; BAY ST. LOUIS, MS; Owner: DOWDY & DOWDY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFMM (97.3 FM; SUMRALL, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WMAH-FM (90.3 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WZNF (95.3 FM; LUMBERTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WAOY (91.7 FM; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WXHB (96.5 FM; RICHTON, MS; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTERS, L.L.C.)
  • W249AO (97.7 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: JOHN S LA TOUR D/B/A J & J BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Hattiesburg:

  • WHLT (Channel 22; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W47BP (Channel 47; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR ED. TV.)
  • W32CN (Channel 32; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDAM-TV (Channel 7; LAUREL, MS; Owner: WDAM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WMAH-TV (Channel 19; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • WLOX (Channel 13; BILOXI, MS; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W69DJ (Channel 69; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Hattiesburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 123
Total length: 446 meters (1,463ft)
Total costs: $34,045,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,131,711
Total average daily truck traffic: 130,115

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 3
  • 1930-1939: 2
  • 1940-1949: 15
  • 1950-1959: 13
  • 1960-1969: 26
  • 1970-1979: 10
  • 1980-1989: 19
  • 1990-1999: 25
  • 2000-2009: 9
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hattiesburg, MS
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hattiesburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 464 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Hattiesburg, MS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 85 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 285 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hattiesburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hattiesburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 70 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED103$116,336134$116,001443$129,03659$55,62112$1,238,282241$86,0257$35,770
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$109,3301$146,02024$104,5076$96,7950$01$53,8100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED23$91,80326$92,339130$114,08458$13,9782$3,607,49021$79,65110$13,336
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN12$139,19322$129,54286$146,1653$48,3130$018$87,9860$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$102,5006$88,49821$169,8436$49,7620$02$62,4251$29,890

Detailed mortgage data for all 13 tracts in Hattiesburg, MS

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED18$141,75210$167,2172$97,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$98,2236$130,2373$122,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$68,0002$160,5001$68,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$185,0001$207,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$144,5002$172,4850$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 886
  • Hazardous Condition: 296
  • Service Call: 16
  • Good Intent Call: 41

Incident types - Hattiesburg

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hattiesburg, MS
Most common first names in Hattiesburg, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James51870.1 years
John43973.4 years
Mary43676.8 years
William38573.0 years
Robert32669.6 years
Willie29672.2 years
Charles24169.2 years
George20373.0 years
Annie18978.8 years
Thomas13268.5 years
Most common last names in Hattiesburg, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith32473.8 years
Williams24071.8 years
Jones21274.3 years
Johnson18873.7 years
Brown17473.8 years
Davis15074.8 years
Lee12374.5 years
Jackson11674.9 years
Clark11473.6 years
Walker10473.8 years
Businesses in Hattiesburg, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3Lane Bryant1
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Lane Furniture1
Advance Auto Parts2Little Caesars Pizza1
Aeropostale1Lowe's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marriott3
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's2Maurices1
Ashley Furniture1McDonald's6
AutoZone2Men's Wearhouse2
Baskin-Robbins1Microtel1
Bath & Body Works1Motel 61
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motherhood Maternity1
Blockbuster1New Balance2
Buffalo Wild Wings1New York & Co1
Burger King3Nike10
CVS1Nissan1
Catherines1Office Depot1
Charlotte Russe1Old Navy1
Chevrolet1Olive Garden1
Chick-Fil-A3Outback1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Outback Steakhouse1
Church's Chicken1Pac Sun1
Circle K1Papa John's Pizza2
Cold Stone Creamery1Payless2
Comfort Inn1Penske2
Comfort Suites1PetSmart1
Cracker Barrel1Pier 1 Imports1
Curves1Pizza Hut4
Dairy Queen1Popeyes2
Days Inn1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Decora Cabinetry1Quality1
Domino's Pizza2RadioShack2
DressBarn1Ramada2
Dressbarn1Red Lobster1
Econo Lodge1Rite Aid2
FedEx23Rue211
Finish Line1Ryan's Grill1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Foot Locker1SAS Shoes1
Ford1SONIC Drive-In4
Forever 211Sam's Club1
GNC1Sears2
GameStop2Shoe Carnival1
Gap1Sleep Inn1
Goodwill4Spencer Gifts1
Gymboree1Sprint Nextel1
H&R Block3Starbucks3
Hardee's1Subway13
Haworth1Super 82
Hilton1T-Mobile4
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