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Population (year 2000): 6,305
Males: 3,005 (47.7%), Females: 3,300 (52.3%)

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Median resident age: 29.9 years
Median household income: $34,662 (year 2000)
Median house value: $89,900 (year 2000)

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Races in West Hattiesburg:

  • White Non-Hispanic (74.1%)
  • Black (22.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Vietnamese (1.0%)

Ancestries: United States (16.2%), English (10.4%), German (7.9%), Irish (6.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%), Scottish (1.9%).Hattiesburg, Mississippi forum

Land area: 7.1 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in West Hattiesburg

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Hattiesburg CDP

  • Never married: 31.1%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

1.4% Foreign born


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MS Gulfport, (66.7 miles pop. 71,127).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Orleans, LA New (104.7 miles pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Houston, (427.1 miles pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: MS Hattiesburg, (4.1 miles MS (7.9 miles Petal, MS (12.7 miles Purvis, MS (14.0 miles Sumrall, MS (18.9 miles Seminary, MS (22.4 miles Ellisville, MS (22.7 miles Lumberton, Augusta, MS (24.4 miles New

Latitude: 31.32 N, Longitude: 89.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 601


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (27.3%), Retail trade (15.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,067 (-16.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 345 (10.8%)

Average climate in West Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

West Hattiesburg-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 150% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/28/1987, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the West Hattiesburg city center killed 6 people and injured 350 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1982, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near West Hattiesburg:
  • WESLEY MEDICAL CENTER (about 1 miles; HATTIESBURG, MS)
  • SOUTH MISSISSIPPI STATE HOSPITAL (about 12 miles; PURVIS, MS)
  • FORREST GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 12 miles; HATTIESBURG, MS)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to West Hattiesburg:
  • HATTIESBURG-LAUREL REGIONAL (about 11 miles; HATTIESBURG/LAUREL, MS; ID: PIB)
  • STENNIS INTL (about 66 miles; BAY ST LOUIS, MS; ID: HSA)
  • GULFPORT-BILOXI INTL (about 67 miles; GULFPORT, MS; ID: GPT)
Other public-use airports nearest to West Hattiesburg:
  • BOBBY L CHAIN MUNI (about 10 miles; HATTIESBURG, MS; ID: HBG)
  • I H BASS JR MEMORIAL (about 24 miles; LUMBERTON, MS; ID: 4R1)
  • HESLER-NOBLE FIELD (about 28 miles; LAUREL, MS; ID: LUL)

Amtrak station near West Hattiesburg:
  • 6 miles: HATTIESBURG (308 NEWMAN ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Hattiesburg:
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI (about 12 miles; HATTIESBURG, MS; Full-time enrollment: 12,541)
  • JONES COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 22 miles; ELLISVILLE, MS; FT enrollment: 4,072)
  • PEARL RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 38 miles; POPLARVILLE, MS; FT enrollment: 2,433)
  • MISSISSIPPI GULF COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 47 miles; PERKINSTON, MS; FT enrollment: 6,329)
  • MERIDIAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 84 miles; MERIDIAN, MS; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 89 miles; JACKSON, MS; FT enrollment: 5,955)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH ALABAMA (about 94 miles; MOBILE, AL; FT enrollment: 9,082)

Churches in West Hattiesburg include: New Bethel Church (A), Westover Baptist Church (B).

Cemeteries: Magnolia Memorial Gardens (1), Hartfield Cemetery (2), Forest Memorial Park (3).

Reservoir: Lairds Lake (A).


West Hattiesburg compared to Mississippi state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in West Hattiesburg:
  • WBKH (950 AM; 5 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN AIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFOR (1400 AM; 1 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WORV (1580 AM; 1 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CIRCUIT BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRPM (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POPLARVILLE, MS; Owner: DOWDY & DOWDY PARTNERS)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WIGG (1420 AM; 5 kW; WIGGINS, MS; Owner: TRALYN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in West Hattiesburg:
  • WUSM-FM (88.5 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI)
  • WAII (89.3 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WJMG (92.1 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CIRCUIT B/CTING CO. OF HATTIESBURG)
  • WNSL (100.3 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXRR (104.5 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUSW (103.7 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W249AO (97.7 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: JOHN S LA TOUR D/B/A J & J BROADCASTING)
  • WZLD (106.3 FM; PETAL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNZ (107.1 FM; COLLINS, MS; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTERS, L.L.C.)
  • WFMM (97.3 FM; SUMRALL, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WBBN (95.9 FM; TAYLORSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WZKX (107.9 FM; BAY ST. LOUIS, MS; Owner: DOWDY & DOWDY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMXI (98.1 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: RAINEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAH-FM (90.3 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WZNF (95.3 FM; LUMBERTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WAOY (91.7 FM; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WQID-LP (105.3 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: HATTIESBURG URBAN HERITAGE ASSOCIATION)
  • W216BA (91.1 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
TV broadcast stations around West Hattiesburg:
  • W47BP (Channel 47; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR ED. TV.)
  • W32CN (Channel 32; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDAM-TV (Channel 7; LAUREL, MS; Owner: WDAM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WHLT (Channel 22; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAH-TV (Channel 19; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • WLOX (Channel 13; BILOXI, MS; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W69DJ (Channel 69; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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