Best Places To Live In Mississippi 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Madison, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,871
83
  • Brandon, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,616
82
  • Petal, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,675
82
  • Clinton, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,486
82
  • Florence, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,249
81
  • Hernando, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,723
80
  • Ridgeland, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,209
80
  • Long Beach, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,224
80
  • Sumrall, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,580
80
  • Ocean Springs, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,446
80
  • Oxford, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,200
80
  • Poplarville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,874
80
  • Kiln, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,709
79
  • Bridgetown, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,745
79
  • Collinsville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,699
79
  • Olive Branch, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 34,543
79
  • Belmont, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,247
79
  • Purvis, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,990
79
  • Bay St. Louis, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,313
78
  • Pontotoc, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,754
78
  • Leakesville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 786
78
  • Saucier, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,190
78
  • Monticello, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,627
78
  • Saltillo, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,916
77
  • Wesson, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,990
77
  • Fulton, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,988
77
  • New Hope, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,524
77
  • Lynchburg, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,113
77
  • Pass Christian, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,957
77
  • Taylorsville, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,356
77
  • Caledonia, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,247
77
  • Morgantown, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,799
77
  • Senatobia, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,063
77
  • Tupelo, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 35,345
77
  • Hurley, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,538
77
  • Byram, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,609
77
  • Water Valley, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,345
77
  • Southaven, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 50,389
77
  • Lucedale, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,978
77
  • Raleigh, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,405
76
  • Arnold Line, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,533
76
  • Decatur, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,130
76
  • Sebastopol, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 252
76
  • Richland, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,012
76
  • West Hattiesburg, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,853
76
  • Winona, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,832
76
  • Beechwood, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,299
76
  • Hide-A-Way Lake, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,132
76
  • Coldwater, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,167
76
  • Ecru, MS
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,050
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.