hattiesburg Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,113 4.9 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 6,645 29.3 % 32.2 %
Some College 6,484 28.6 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,487 19.8 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,940 17.4 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 19,631 86.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 7,005 30.9 % 30.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 46,846 - -
19 years old and under 11,996 25.6 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 20,982 44.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 8,568 18.3 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 5,300 11.3 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 41,428 97.0 % 84.4 %
Spanish 1,044 2.4 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 233 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 10,484 55.6 % 33.6 %
Married 5,112 27.1 % 50.4 %
Separated 711 3.8 % 2.5 %
Divorced 2,544 13.5 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 21,056 - -
Occupied Housing Units 17,933 85.2 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 3,123 14.8 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 11,395 54.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 191 0.9 % 5.9 %
2-Units 680 3.2 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 1,700 8.1 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 2,687 12.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,148 10.2 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 2,026 9.6 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 221 1.0 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 8 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,420 11.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,121 10.1 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,968 18.8 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,938 14.0 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,581 17.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,046 9.7 % 12.8 %
Electric 12,631 60.0 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 4 0.0 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 4,935 23.4 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 233 1.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 33 0.2 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 13 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 84 0.4 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 20,170 43.8 % 75.1 %
African-American 25,010 54.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 89 0.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 558 1.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 229 0.5 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,748 57,617
Median Family Income 39,627 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 19,134 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 62.50 %
  • Temperature 85.94 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.96 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.3
    [CDD] 9.83

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