Hattiesburg, Mississippi 

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Economy in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Hattiesburg has an unemployment rate of 5.9%. The US average is 3.7%.

Hattiesburg has seen the job market increase by 1.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.7%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Hattiesburg
- The Sales Tax Rate for Hattiesburg is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Hattiesburg is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Hattiesburg
- The average income of a Hattiesburg resident is $19,338 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Hattiesburg resident is $27,827 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYHattiesburg, MississippiUnited States
  5.9%3.7%
  1.2%1.6%
  36.7%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $19,193$31,177
  $32,009$57,652
  $42,457$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.1%1.3%
  1.0%0.6%
  3.6%6.2%
  7.4%10.4%
  3.0%2.7%
  16.2%11.6%
  2.2%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  1.8%2.1%
  1.4%4.7%
  1.4%1.9%
  4.0%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.1%4.3%
  14.1%9.3%
  15.8%13.8%
  2.6%2.2%
  12.7%7.4%
  4.7%4.9%
  3.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for Hattiesburg    10 Reviews
    Is it time to leave? - 3/12/2016
    Hattiesburg is generally a pleasant city to live in and raise a family, and is a convenient for several weekend destinations, but I'm seriously contemplating a move.... Read More

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    A varied little flood zone. - 3/11/2013
    Hattiesburg experiences virtually all of the extremes in weather. The summers are hot and humid. Fall is still pretty nasty, except for the latter part of September.... Read More

    Larger MS Town - Smaller Minds - 10/5/2012
    I grew up in Hattiesburg but have lived in many US & Int'l cities. There is an oddity about Hattiesburg. Many of the average citizens behave cliquishly, live beyond... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN HATTIESBURG, MISSISSIPPI
    39401 39402 39406

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