Forrest County, Mississippi state, USA

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Forrest County, Mississippi, USA

Map of Forrest County
Population
- Total:74.934 (2010)
- Density:160,5/sq mi (62,0/sq km)
Area
- Total:471 sq mi (1.219 sq km)
- Land:467 sq mi (1.208 sq km)
- Water:5 sq mi (11 sq km)
- % water:0,90 %
Latitude:+31.1885802
Longitude:-089.2594467

Basic information about the Forrest County

The Forrest County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 471 square miles, with 5 square miles being water areas. There are 74.934 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Forrest County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (59.69%), followed by Black or African American (36.14%) and Some Other Race (1.85%). There are 28.746 households in the county, while 62,12% of them are family households and 37,88% represent non family households. There are 4 cities and towns in Forrest County. The most populated city is Hattiesburg city and the smallest town or village is Rawls Springs CDP.


Statistical data for the Forrest County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
74,934
White alone
44,72659.69 %
Black or African American alone
27,08236.14 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1850.25 %
Asian alone
4980.66 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
450.06 %
Some Other Race alone
1,3841.85 %
Two or More races
1,0141.35 %

Statistical data for the Forrest County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
74,934
White alone
44,72659.69 %
Black or African American alone
27,08236.14 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1850.25 %
Asian alone
4980.66 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
450.06 %
Some Other Race alone
1,3841.85 %
Two or More races
1,0141.35 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
74,934
Not Hispanic or Latino
72,29796.48 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,6373.52 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
74,934
Not Hispanic or Latino
72,29796.48 %
White alone
43,76660.54 %
Black or African American alone
26,95637.29 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1520.21 %
Asian alone
4940.68 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
330.05 %
Some Other Race alone
740.10 %
Two or More races
8221.14 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,6373.52 %
White alone
96036.41 %
Black or African American alone
1264.78 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
331.25 %
Asian alone
40.15 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
120.46 %
Some Other Race alone
1,31049.68 %
Two or More races
1927.28 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
31
Male
30
Female
32

Household Type

Total
28,746
Family households
17,85762.12 %
Husband-wife family
11,08362.07 %
Other family
6,77437.93 %
Male householder, no wife present
1,46221.58 %
Female householder, no husband present
5,31278.42 %
Nonfamily households
10,88937.88 %
Householder living alone
8,41377.26 %
Householder not living alone
2,47622.74 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Forrest County - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the Forrest County

City Alias ZIP Codes
BrooklynBrooklyn39425
BrooklynMaxie39425
HattiesburgArnold Line39401
HattiesburgBarrontown39401
HattiesburgBatson39401
HattiesburgBon Homme39401
HattiesburgCamp Shelby39407, 39401
HattiesburgCarterville39401
HattiesburgDixie39401
HattiesburgDixie Pine39401
HattiesburgEatonville39401
HattiesburgGlendale39401
HattiesburgHattiesbg39404
HattiesburgHattiesburg39407, 39406, 39404, 39402, 39401, 39403
HattiesburgHattiesburg South39401
HattiesburgIndian Springs39401
HattiesburgLamar Park39401
HattiesburgLeeville39401
HattiesburgLux39401
HattiesburgMacedonia39401
HattiesburgMaybank39401
HattiesburgMccallum39401
HattiesburgMclaurin39401
HattiesburgMeyers39401
HattiesburgMorriston39401
HattiesburgOak Grove39401
HattiesburgPalmers Crossing39401
HattiesburgRawls Springs39401
HattiesburgRunnelstown39401
HattiesburgSunrise39401
HattiesburgUniversity Of Southern Ms39406, 39401
PetalHarvey39465
PetalPetal39465

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