hattiesburg Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,280 5.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 6,568 29.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 5,879 26.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,763 21.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,870 17.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 18,917 84.6 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 7,133 31.9 % 31.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 46,762 - -
19 years old and under 12,120 25.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 20,755 44.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 8,534 18.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,353 11.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 41,034 96.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,305 3.1 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 98 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 10,429 55.2 % 33.5 %
Married 5,218 27.6 % 50.5 %
Separated 610 3.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,629 13.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 21,318 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,240 85.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 3,078 14.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 11,303 53.0 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 156 0.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 619 2.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,801 8.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,546 11.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,264 10.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 2,374 11.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 255 1.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,252 10.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,469 11.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,819 17.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,724 12.8 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,569 16.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,033 9.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 12,742 59.8 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 4 0.0 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 5,147 24.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 244 1.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 31 0.1 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 12 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 60 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 19,987 43.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 24,750 53.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 103 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 779 1.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 410 0.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 26,852 55,775
Median Family Income 36,221 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 18,619 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 56.67 %
  • Temperature 79.58 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.71 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.68
    [CDD] 4.12
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com