Known as the Hub City, Hattiesburg is located in Southeast Mississippi 96 miles north of New Orleans, LA and 65 miles from the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Home to The University of Southern Mississippi and William Carey University, Hattiesburg offers excellent opportunities in higher education. The greater Hattiesburg area is also blessed to have two top ranked school districts in Mississippi (Oak Grove and Petal) right here in the Pine Belt. With three hospitals and a large medical community, Hattiesburg offers quality healthcare for all your your needs.
If you enjoy outdoor activities, then you have come to the right place. Hattiesburg has beautiful golf courses, The Paul B. Johnson State Park, The Desoto National Forrest, and many lakes/rivers for every outdoor enthusiast.