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 population of Hattiesburg, MS is 65.9% White Alone, 28.5% Black or African American Alone, and 2.71% Hispanic or Latino. 3.41% 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 (3,367 degrees awarded in 2016), William Carey University (1,300 degrees), and Healing Touch Career College (88 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.