MS

National Population : 333,590,059
Mississippi State Population : 3,106,550

About Hazlehurst, MS

Hazlehurst, MS is located in Copiah County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Hazlehurst is about 4,528 with about 325 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 10,626.

The Average Home Value is $86,900.00, which is roughly 5% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $35,882.00, which is roughly 9% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 38% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Hazlehurst is about 15.8%.

Mississippi is ranked #50 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 8.08 out of 100.

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Voting

Copiah County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 3.41% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 50.22%
Republican: 48.51%
Other: 0.73%
Libertarian: 0.45%
Green: 0.09%


Nearby Locations

Crystal Spgs, MS (8.32 mi.)
Georgetown, MS (10.07 mi.)
Wesson, MS (11.35 mi.)
Harrisville, MS (18.39 mi.)
Terry, MS (19.14 mi.)
Brookhaven, MS (19.48 mi.)
Sontag, MS (19.48 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39083
Latitude : 31.835869
Longitude : -90.422138
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 342 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601, 769

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.70
Male Population Estimate : 47.98%
Female Population Estimate : 52.02%
Median Age : 37.0
Male Median Age : 34.4
Female Median Age : 39.2

White Population Estimate : 31.65%
Black Population Estimate : 65.40%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.61%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.49%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Other Population Estimate : 2.88%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Hazlehurst specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Copiah County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Copiah County: Data Not Available
Copiah County is about 56% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people.