Long Beach, Mississippi

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Long Beach, Mississippi
City
Nickname(s): The Friendly City
Location of Long Beach in the State of Mississippi
Coordinates: 30°21′9″N 89°9′35″W / 30.3525°N 89.15972°W / 30.3525; -89.15972Coordinates: 30°21′9″N 89°9′35″W / 30.3525°N 89.15972°W / 30.3525; -89.15972
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Harrison
Founded
Incorporated

1905
Government
 • Mayor William "Billy" Skellie
Area
 • Total 10.3 sq mi (26.7 km2)
 • Land 10.1 sq mi (26.2 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
Elevation 26 ft (8 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 17,320
 • Density 1,713.6/sq mi (661.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 39560
Area code(s) 228
FIPS code 28-41680
GNIS feature ID 0672794

Statistics following impact of Hurricane Katrina are unavailable

Long Beach is a city (incorporated August 10, 1905) in Harrison County, Mississippi, USA. It is part of the Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of the 2000 census, 17,320 people lived there. It also the home of Alphonso Campbell.

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