Hattiesburg is located in south Mississippi. Hattiesburg is between the Forrest, Lamar, Covington county. Hattiesburg has 53.39 square miles of land area and 0.89 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hattiesburg population is 46,629, which has grown 4.13% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 4.91% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hattiesburg median household income is $27,827 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 14.00% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.96% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hattiesburg median house value is $111,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 67.93% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 41.18% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Hattiesburg is better than the state average in quality. The Hattiesburg area code is 601.