Best Places To Live In Mississippi 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Madison, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,153
85
  • Brandon, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,689
84
  • Florence, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,118
84
  • Petal, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,515
83
  • Clinton, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,361
83
  • Ocean Springs, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,420
83
  • Ridgeland, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,987
83
  • Oxford, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,022
83
  • Long Beach, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,981
82
  • Bay St. Louis, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,614
82
  • Hernando, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,117
82
  • West Hattiesburg, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,370
81
  • Byram, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,277
81
  • Arnold Line, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,882
81
  • Olive Branch, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 33,484
81
  • Mississippi State, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,913
81
  • Starkville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,908
81
  • Tupelo, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 34,827
80
  • Raymond, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,383
80
  • Poplarville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,923
80
  • University, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,336
80
  • Hurley, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,626
80
  • New Hope, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,182
80
  • DeLisle, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,093
80
  • Bridgetown, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,808
80
  • Sumrall, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,412
80
  • Beechwood, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,268
80
  • Gulf Park Estates, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,343
80
  • Collinsville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,000
80
  • Southaven, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 48,981
79
  • Lynchburg, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,357
79
  • Horn Lake, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,120
79
  • Big Point, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 914
79
  • Terry, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,089
79
  • Caledonia, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,336
79
  • Tunica, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,296
79
  • Gulf Hills, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,419
79
  • Pass Christian, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,773
79
  • Hide-A-Way Lake, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,423
79
  • Hattiesburg, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 46,284
79
  • Biloxi, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 44,223
79
  • Wesson, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,989
79
  • Senatobia, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,071
78
  • Gulfport, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 68,158
78
  • Fulton, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,969
78
  • Rawls Springs, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,343
78
  • Decatur, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,028
78
  • Magee, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,414
78
  • Cleary, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,394
78
  • Marion, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,614
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Mississippi for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Mississippi is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Mississippi has a population of 2,967,620 and a population density of 61.6 people per square mile. The capital city is Jackson and the largest city in Mississippi is Jackson. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.