Cities in Forrest County, Mississippi by Population (2024)

There are 14 cities in Forrest County, Mississippi.

Note: As defined by the US Census Bureau, a city's official boundaries often extend miles beyond the city itself and may even cross county lines. As such, several thousand US cities officially exist in two or more counties (and therefore appear on multiple counties' lists of cities.)

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City
Rank
State
2024 Population
2020 Census
Annual Change
Density (mi²)
Area (mi²)
Hattiesburg1Mississippi48,30648,736-0.22%90453.44
Petal2Mississippi11,50311,1020.88%68016.91
West Hattiesburg3Mississippi6,5245,9442.27%2,7042.41
Wiggins4Mississippi4,2574,264-0.05%39610.75
Rawls Springs5Mississippi2,4301,7088.05%1,3311.83
Purvis6Mississippi1,9581,8980.77%4684.19
Arnold Line7Mississippi1,9241,6543.66%1,1571.66
Lumberton8Mississippi1,6481,6280.3%2327.11
Glendale9Mississippi1,5451,4831.05%9481.63
Oak Grove10Mississippi1,2471,891-11.43%9981.25
Runnelstown11Mississippi52421417.49%2761.90
Baxterville12Mississippi4244080.95%1343.16
Bond13Mississippi211257-4.96%852.49
Eastabuchie14Mississippi1491470.68%791.89

Note: City markers shown outside the county boundary mean that a part of the city extends into this county, but is primarily located in an adjacent county.

What is the largest city in Forrest County, Mississippi?

Hattiesburg is the largest city in Forrest County.

What is the smallest city in Forrest County, Mississippi?

Eastabuchie is the smallest city in Forrest County.

How many cities are in Forrest County?

There are 14 cities in Forrest County, Mississippi.

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