Census Tract 6, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Census Tract 6 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

This 3.3 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 7,300and is one of 6 Opportunity Zones in Forrest County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Mississippi.

Census Tract 6 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$23K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $23,000, which is 50% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Mississippi of $46,000.

Poverty Rate

42%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 42%, which is 22% higherthan the rate for the state of Mississippi of 20%.

Median Home Value

$71K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $71,000, which is 45% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Mississippi of $130,000.

Education

78%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 78%, which is 7% lowerthan the rate for the state of Mississippi of 85%.

Median Age

25

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 25, which is 34% lowerthan the median age for the state of Mississippi of 38.

Mississippi OZ Funds

There are 4QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Mississippias a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Mississippi; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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