Hattiesburg, Mississippi Population 2018

Hattiesburg, Mississippi's estimated population is 46,377 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Hattiesburg, Mississippi is the 4th largest city in Mississippi based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 871.38 people/mi² (336.44 people/km²), with a household density of 152.75 people/km² (395.62 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 28.5 years, 28.2 years for males, and 28.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 21,056 households in the city, with an average size of 2.4 people per household. The vacancy rate was 14.8%, with a median rent of $732/month. The median house has 5 rooms, and has a value of $109,500.

The median income for households in Hattiesburg, Mississippi is $30,748, while the mean household income is $46,613. The per capita income is $19,134, and 29.3% of families and 36.8% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 49.2% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 16.5% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201746,377-104-0.22%
201646,481850.18%
201546,396170.04%
201446,379-453-0.97%
201346,8322160.46%
201246,6163370.73%
201146,2794811.05%
201045,7981,0192.28%
200044,7792,8976.92%
199041,8821,0532.58%
198040,8292,5526.67%
197038,2773,2889.40%
196034,9895,51518.71%
195029,4748,44840.18%
194021,0262,42513.04%
193018,6015,33140.17%
192013,2701,53713.10%
191011,7337,558181.03%
19004,1750.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American25,010
White20,170
Two or More Races787
Asian558
Some Other Race229
American Indian and Alaska Native89
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Hattiesburg Ms Population Pyramid 2018

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Hattiesburg Ms Median Age

28.5


Total

28.2


Male

28.8


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 37,148 adults in Hattiesburg Ms.

Hattiesburg Ms Age Dependency

45.5

Age Dependency Ratio

16.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29

Child Dependency Ratio

Hattiesburg Ms Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5
Houses Without Mortgage
3,324
Houses With Mortgage
3,485
Vacancy Rate
14.8
Median Rent
732
Median Home Value
109,500
Renter-Occupied Units
11,124
Owner-Occupied Units
6,809
Total Housing Units
21,056

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Hattiesburg Ms for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 8.9% and the labor force participation rate is 63.1%.

Hattiesburg Ms Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.4
Average Family Size
3.07
Total Households
17933
Married Couple Households
4533
Male Householder (no wife) Families
746
Female Householder (no husband) Families
4442
Non Family Households
8212
Total Families
9721
Households With Own Children
4601
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

Hattiesburg Ms Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
3,171
$10,000 to $14,999
1,775
$15,000 to $24,999
2,808
$25,000 to $34,999
2,110
$35,000 to $49,999
2,217
$50,000 to $74,999
2,835
$75,000 to $99,999
1,557
$100,000 to $149,999
883
$150,000 to $199,999
256
Over $200,000
321

Hattiesburg Ms Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Hattiesburg Ms

Mississippi

$30,748

$40,528

$46,613

$56,358

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Hattiesburg Ms Education Data

Hattiesburg Ms Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,1134.08%
9th to 12th Grade
2,5559.36%
High School Graduate
6,64524.35%
Some College
6,48423.76%
Associates Degree
2,0647.56%
Bachelors Degree
4,48716.44%
Graduate Degree
3,94014.44%