In 2017, Hattiesburg, MS had a population of 148k people with a median age of 34 and a median household income of $45,546. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hattiesburg, MS grew from 148,071 to 148,399, a 0.222% increase and its median household income grew from $43,572 to $45,546, a 4.53% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hattiesburg, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (28.5%), White (Hispanic) (1.95%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.63%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.02%). N/A% of the people in Hattiesburg, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hattiesburg, MS are University of Southern Mississippi (3,349 degrees awarded in 2017), William Carey University (1,246 degrees), and Antonelli College-Hattiesburg (113 degrees).
The median property value in Hattiesburg, MS is $137,100, and the homeownership rate is 62.6%. Most people in Hattiesburg, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Hattiesburg, MS is 2 cars per household.