Population and Income
The Hattiesburg MSA’s population grew by 15.4% between 2000 and 2010. Lamar County led the way with a 42.5% growth rate during that time period. Our diverse economy continues to grow as Greater Hattiesburg emerges as a leading community in the Gulf South.
|Year||Lamar County||Forrest County||Perry County||Hattiesburg MSA|
*Projected at current growth rates by the Area Development Partnership
|Age||Hattiesburg MSA||%||Ethnicity||Hattiesburg MSA||%|
|23.1||American Indian/Native Alaskan||420||0.3|