Long Beach, Mississippi

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Long Beach, Mississippi
City
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Nickname(s): The Friendly City
Location of Long Beach in Mississippi
Location of Long Beach in Mississippi
Long Beach, Mississippi is located in the US
Long Beach, Mississippi
Long Beach, Mississippi
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 30°21′9″N 89°9′35″W / 30.35250°N 89.15972°W / 30.35250; -89.15972Coordinates: 30°21′9″N 89°9′35″W / 30.35250°N 89.15972°W / 30.35250; -89.15972
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Harrison
Founded
Incorporated

1905
Government
 • Mayor George Bass
Area
 • Total 10.4 sq mi (26.9 km2)
 • Land 10.0 sq mi (25.9 km2)
 • Water 0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
Elevation 26 ft (8 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 14,792
 • Estimate (2016) 15,677
 • Density 1,400/sq mi (550/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
Website City of Long Beach official website

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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