Forrest County, Mississippi

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Forrest County, Mississippi
Hattiesburg District Courthouse.jpg
Hattiesburg Municipal Court
Location within Mississippi
Location within Mississippi
Map of the United States highlighting Mississippi
Mississippi's location within the U.S.
Named forNathan B. Forrest
Largest cityHattiesburg
 • Total470 sq mi (1,217 km2)
 • Land466 sq mi (1,207 km2)
 • Water3.9 sq mi (10 km2), 0.8%
 • (2010)74,934
 • Density161/sq mi (62/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Forrest County is a county found in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, 74,934 people lived there.[2] Its county seat and largest city is Hattiesburg.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "History". Forrest County, Mississippi. Retrieved November 9, 2014.
  2. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 18, 2011. Retrieved September 3, 2013.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.