MS

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

About Long Beach, MS

Long Beach, MS is located in Harrison County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Long Beach is about 16,023 with about 603 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 20,238.

The Average Home Value is $136,800.00, which is roughly 33% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $49,720.00, which is roughly 21% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 14% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Long Beach is about 6.9%.

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

Harrison County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 40.78% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 61.8%
Democratic: 36.6%
Libertarian: 0.96%
Other: 0.52%
Green: 0.13%


Nearby Locations

Gulfport, MS (4.97 mi.)
Pass Chris, MS (5.75 mi.)
Diamondhead, MS (12.56 mi.)
Diberville, MS (14.56 mi.)
Biloxi, MS (16.21 mi.)
Saucier, MS (16.73 mi.)
Kiln, MS (17.15 mi.)
Bay St Louis, MS (19.17 mi.)
Waveland, MS (19.17 mi.)
Stennis Ctr, MS (19.17 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39560
Latitude : 30.380193
Longitude : -89.178233
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 19 ft.
Area Code(s) : 228

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.57
Male Population Estimate : 39.89%
Female Population Estimate : 43.34%
Median Age : 39.5
Male Median Age : 38.5
Female Median Age : 40.4

White Population Estimate : 72.96%
Black Population Estimate : 7.11%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.06%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.64%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.13%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.91%
Other Population Estimate : 1.21%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Long Beach specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Harrison County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Harrison County: About 234 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Harrison County is about 44% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 19% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.