Best Places To Live In Mississippi 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Madison, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,871
85
  • Brandon, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,616
84
  • Petal, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,675
84
  • Florence, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,249
84
  • Mississippi State, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,637
83
  • Ridgeland, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,209
83
  • Clinton, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,486
83
  • Arnold Line, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,533
83
  • Ocean Springs, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,446
82
  • Oxford, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,200
82
  • Bridgetown, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,745
82
  • Long Beach, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,224
82
  • Poplarville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,874
82
  • West Hattiesburg, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,853
82
  • Hernando, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,723
82
  • Bay St. Louis, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,313
81
  • Starkville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,457
81
  • Byram, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,609
81
  • Terry, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,400
81
  • Collinsville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,699
81
  • Olive Branch, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 34,543
81
  • Hurley, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,538
80
  • Tupelo, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 35,345
80
  • New Hope, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,524
80
  • Tunica Resorts, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,526
80
  • Decatur, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,130
79
  • Lynchburg, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,113
79
  • Lyman, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,187
79
  • Hide-A-Way Lake, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,132
79
  • Kiln, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,709
79
  • Lyon, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 308
79
  • Sumrall, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,580
79
  • Southaven, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 50,389
79
  • Horn Lake, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,486
79
  • Magee, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,418
79
  • Beechwood, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,299
79
  • Gulf Hills, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,398
79
  • Raymond, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,160
79
  • Saltillo, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,916
79
  • Tunica, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,145
79
  • Senatobia, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,063
78
  • Hattiesburg, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 46,629
78
  • Batesville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,436
78
  • Fulton, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,988
78
  • Gulf Park Estates, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,571
78
  • Marion, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,596
78
  • Pass Christian, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,957
78
  • Biloxi, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 44,527
78
  • Monticello, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,627
78
  • Pearl, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,105
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 2,984,345 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.