Hazlehurst is located in southwest Mississippi. Hazlehurst is between the Copiah, Lincoln county. Hazlehurst has 4.38 square miles of land area and 0.05 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hazlehurst population is 3,949, which has shrunk 10.25% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 4.91% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hazlehurst median household income is $32,682 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 30.69% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 25.96% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hazlehurst median house value is $85,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 46.72% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.18% and is about the same as 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 Hazlehurst is worse than the state average in quality. The Hazlehurst area code is 601.