Hazlehurst, Mississippi

Population 4,003

Hazlehurst is located in Copiah County, MS. The population is 4,003, making Hazlehurst the 2nd largest city in Copiah County.

There are 3 public schools in Hazlehurst with an average Homefacts rating of D+. The total crime rate for Hazlehurst is very low , and there are 18 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Hazlehurst is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Hazlehurst property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Hazlehurst include Crystal Springs, Beauregard and Wesson.

Hazlehurst Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 16.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 69.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13.1%

Crime Rate

30.82% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 191
  • Violent Crimes: 374
  • Robbery: 42
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

74.17% Higher than national avg.
  • 18 offenders in Hazlehurst
  • 44.97 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

51 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 45


Moderate 4.3%
  • Mississippi unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Hazlehurst, MS and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Hazlehurst's schools as Below Average, with an overall D+ rating.

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4 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Hazlehurst, MS issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Hazlehurst, MS issued 3 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $610
  • 1 Bedroom: $630
  • 2 Bedrooms: $740
  • 3 Bedrooms: $910
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,040

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Environmental Hazards

51 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Hazlehurst, MS has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Hazlehurst, MS is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.89 Average
    Hazlehurst, MS is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 49.18°
  • February 51.28°
  • March 59.27°
  • April 67.28°
  • May 74.16°
  • June 82.59°
  • July 83.03°
  • August 82.8°
  • September 77.25°
  • October 65.7°
  • November 56.53°
  • December 46.33°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Hazlehurst, MS

Hazlehurst, MS has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hazlehurst, MS has no risk of hurricanes.
Hazlehurst, MS has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Hazlehurst, MS has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Hazlehurst, MS: $32,521


Unemployment in Hazlehurst is 4.3%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.66%
White Collar - 48.34%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Phil Bryant
  • Sen. Thad Cochran
  • Sen. Roger F. Wicker

City Representatives

  • Bennie G. Thompson

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

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19 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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