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
Location of Long Beach in the State of Mississippi
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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