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Harrison County, Mississippi

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Harrison County is known as a wonderful place to raise a family.
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About Harrison County

Located in the Gulfport of Mississippi, Harrison County was voted America’s Most Affordable Beach Town in 2018 by Realtor.com. Don’t be fooled into thinking affordability means lack of amenities. Besides having some of the best white-sand beaches, Harrison County is also known for its downtown nightlife, superb museums, bike trails, world class libraries, symphony, theatre, casinos and golf courses. In fact, they have 15 golf courses! If you're a foodie, look no further. Known for some of the best seafood in the country, you will find everything from casual dining all the way up to the finest of restaurants. If all of that is not enough, Harrison County is known as a wonderful place to raise a family.

Population

208,621

Internet Speed Rating

1000 Mbps

Weather (High/Low)

89 / 45

Median Home Value (3BR, 2BA)

$116,200

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Known as one of the most affordable urban housing markets whether purchasing or renting: Gulfport, MS average rent by bedroom size Studio Apartment: $653 per month > $821 U.S. average 1 Bedroom: $683 per month > $930 U.S. average 2 Bedrooms: $790 per month > $1,148 U.S. average 3 Bedrooms: $1,080 per month > $1,537 U.S. average
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