Hattiesburg SnackAbility

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

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi Info Snack

Hattiesburg is a city in the U.S. state of Mississippi, primarily in Forrest County (where it is the county seat) and extending west into Lamar County. The city population was 45,989 at the 2010 census, with an estimated population of 46,805 in 2015. It is the principal city of the Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses Forrest, Lamar and Perry counties.
Population
46,495
Unemployment
14.6%
Poverty
34.7%
Median Home
$104,200
Median Income
$32,009
Median Rent
$758

Rankings for Hattiesburg in Mississippi

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Map Of Hattiesburg, MS

Population over time in Hattiesburg

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in Hattiesburg Per 100k

Crime Hattiesburg MS USA
Violent Crime 275.9 285.7 382.9
Murder 6.4 8.2 5.3
Robbery 91.3 69.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 159.2 171.5 248.9
Property Crime 4484.7 2733.9 2362.0
Burglary 736.5 828.1 430.4
Larceny 3491.4 1750.6 1694.0
Car Theft 256.8 155.2 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Hattiesburg

White
40.5% (18,833)
African American
53.5% (24,852)
American Indian
0.1% (61)
Asian
1.0% (468)
Hawaiian
0.0% (9)
Other
0.0% (16)
Two Or More
2.0% (933)
Hispanic
2.8% (1,323)
Race Hattiesburg MS USA
White 40.5% 57.0% 61.5%
African American 53.5% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 1.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.8% 3.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
16.8% (781,116)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.5% (395,207)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.6% (725,322)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (585,837)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (669,528)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (669,528)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (437,053)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.1% (237,124)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (65,092)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (83,691)
Income Hattiesburg MS USA
Less than $10,000 16.8% 10.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.5% 7.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.6% 13.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 14.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.1% 9.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 3.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 2.4% 6.3%

Gender in Hattiesburg

Female
53.6% (24,898)
Male
46.4% (21,596)
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
4.0% (1,841)
9-12th Grade
8.6% (4,002)
High School / GED
24.6% (11,425)
Some College
24.0% (11,169)
Associate's Degree
7.6% (3,517)
Bachelor's Degree
17.7% (8,252)
Master's Degree
9.5% (4,434)
Professional Degree
1.8% (826)
Doctorate Degree
2.2% (1,025)
Education Hattiesburg MS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.6% 11.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.6% 30.4% 27.3%
Some College 24.0% 22.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.6% 9.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.7% 13.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.5% 5.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.2% 1.0% 1.4%

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