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Apartments for Rent in Hattiesburg, MS
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    2612C Mclelland St, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-2931
    2 BEDS $850
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    701 Dearborne Street, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    1 BED $600+
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    2606 Mclelland St, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-2911
    2 BEDS $850
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    100 Twin Oaks Ln, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    1 BED $1,100+
    2 BEDS $1,269+
    3 BEDS $1,358+
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    27 Lake Forgetful, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    1 BED $1,468+
    2 BEDS $1,375+
    3 BEDS $1,924+
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    12 Park Place, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    1 BED $1,200+
    2 BEDS $1,300+
    3 BEDS $1,400+
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    2608 Mclelland St, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-2910
    2 BEDS $850
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    43 Anne Street, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    3 BEDS Ask for pricing
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    418 South 23Rd Avenue, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
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    149 West 5Th Avenue, Petal, MS 39465
    1 BED $695+
    2 BEDS $850+
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    115 Green Street, Petal, MS 39465
    2 BEDS $850
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Average rent in Hattiesburg, MS

$1,237/mo Hattiesburg, MS average rental price, July 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Hattiesburg, MS is $1,237.

Hattiesburg, MS apartment rent ranges

About 38% of apartment rents in Hattiesburg, MS range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 24% of apartments. Around 31% of Hattiesburg’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 5% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

Hattiesburg, MS rent trends

Getting around in Hattiesburg, MS

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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Hattiesburg, MS last updated?

Prices and availability in Hattiesburg, MS were last updated on 25 Sep 2023.

What are the best apartments in Hattiesburg, MS?

The best apartments in Hattiesburg, MS are: The Met Apartment Homes, 2608 McLelland St 2bedroom Apt, 2612C McLelland St, 701 Dearborne Street Apt 1 and 2 and 2606 McLelland St.

What is the average rent in Hattiesburg, MS?

The average rent in Hattiesburg, MS is $1,237. Start your search for apartments in Hattiesburg, MS now.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hattiesburg, MS?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hattiesburg, MS is between $600 and $3,034. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Hattiesburg, MS now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Hattiesburg, MS?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Hattiesburg, MS is between $850 and $2,757. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Hattiesburg, MS.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Hattiesburg, MS?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Hattiesburg, MS is between $1,290 and $3,542. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Hattiesburg, MS.

What type of rental buildings are in Hattiesburg, MS?

In Hattiesburg 62% of the housing is rented out compared to 38% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 7% of Hattiesburg’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 62% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 28% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Hattiesburg, MS?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Hattiesburg are about 26 years old, on average. Of these, 52% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 3 stories. About all of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 0.7% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Hattiesburg, MS?

Studio apartments in Hattiesburg are around 0.0% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 35% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 43% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in Hattiesburg, MS

Hattiesburg is a small town in Mississippi that has earned its nickname of “Hub City” thanks to its privileged location at the intersection of several important railroad line crossings. Hattiesburg still takes advantage of its position less than two hours from metropolitan areas such as New Orleans, LA; Jackson, MS; and Mobile, AL. The warm weather year-round, several golf courses, easy access to major hospitals, low taxes and affordable cost of living make this homey area a great renting choice. The town is even recognized as a Certified Retirement Community. However, two universities (the University of Southern Mississippi and William Carey) ensure that the community is lively, with an exciting restaurant scene, an active nightlife and a rich cultural environment including art galleries and an opera house. The weather is hot and humid and, as is common in the south, subject to a hurricane season.

Renting in Hattiesburg, MS

With the presence of two universities in town, most people living in Hattiesburg are renters. The city includes a historic downtown area consisting of 23 blocks featuring beautiful Victorian, Queen Ann and Greek-Revival homes. In addition, newer developments have spread on the outskirt of the city, including in Canebrake, Lake Serene, or Timberton. For the most part, college rentals are located on the Northern side of Hattiesburg. Unlike many other states, Mississippi state law does not limit how much a landlord can charge for a security deposit when renting in Hattiesburg. Nevertheless, landlords are required to return the security deposit, minus any deductions, within 45 days of the renters moving out.

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Shopping in Hattiesburg, MS

Hattiesburg offers multiple options for grocery stores spread throughout town, including Winn-Dixie, Corner Market and several Corner Market locations, as well as budget option E & B Discount Grocery. In addition, Hattiesburg renters have access to a Target and Walmart store. There are also several shopping malls in Hattiesburg, primarily located along Highway 98. The most popular among renters are Turtle Creek Mall, which includes multiple dining options, a movie theater, a Chuck E's Cheese location, and Cloverleaf Center. Numerous boutiques for all tastes and budgets, including an antique mall and a flea market are located in the area as well. A farmers’ market is held weekly in downtown Hattiesburg.

Transportation in Hattiesburg, MS

Hattiesburg is primarily car-dependent and somewhat bikeable, and is served by Interstate Highway 59, U.S. Highway 49, U.S. Highway 98 and U.S. 11. However, Hattiesburg residents are able to run some errands and have dining options within walking distance in select neighborhoods such as Parkhaven, The Heights – Avenues and Hattiesburg Historic, which are located downtown and around the university. For renters who prefer using public transportation, Hattiesburg is served by seven bus routes running from 6:00 am to 6:30 pm, Monday through Friday, and the city is planning to expand this service within the next few years. In addition, Amtrak's Crescent train connects Hattiesburg with the rest of the U.S. For air travel, Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport is located some 12 miles away and offers daily flights to Memphis, TN.

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