In 2020, Hattiesburg, MS had a population of 169k people with a median age of 35.5 and a median household income of $48,231. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Hattiesburg, MS grew from 168,177 to 168,646, a 0.279% increase and its median household income grew from $46,800 to $48,231, a 3.06% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hattiesburg, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (65%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29.4%), White (Hispanic) (2.12%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.7%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.01%).
None of the households in Hattiesburg, MS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.7% of the residents in Hattiesburg, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hattiesburg, MS are University of Southern Mississippi (3,414 degrees awarded in 2020), William Carey University (1,248 degrees), and Institute of Health & Technology (37 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Hattiesburg, MS was $135,600, and the homeownership rate was 65.1%.
Most people in Hattiesburg, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Hattiesburg, MS was 2 cars per household.