City At A Glance

Historic National Bank of Commerce Building

Quick Facts:

Population: 46,607
Median Household Income: $28,598
Average Work Commute: 13 Minutes
Median Home Price: $62,000

About Hattiesburg, MS

Hattisburg’s surrounding region, which includes Forrest, Lamar, and Perry counties, is one of the most progressive areas in the state. Its low cost of living, favorable business climate, recreational and cultural attractions, and community and social services contribute to its outstanding quality of life. Hattiesburg has developed a pro-business culture and low cost structure deeply rooted in a strong and diverse economy.