Census Tract 106, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Census Tract 106 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

This 270 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 8,700and is one of 6 Opportunity Zones in Forrest County.

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

Census Tract 106 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

$42K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $42,000, which is 9% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Mississippi of $46,000.

Poverty Rate

28%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 28%, which is 8% higherthan the rate for the state of Mississippi of 20%.

Median Home Value

$106K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $110,000, which is 15% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Mississippi of $130,000.

Education

87%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 87%, which is 2% higherthan the rate for the state of Mississippi of 85%.

Median Age

43

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 43, which is 13% higherthan 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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