Harrison County , Mississippi

Harrison County: County in Mississippi, United States

Harrison County locator map
Location of Harrison County on Mississippi map.

About

Harrison County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 187,105 and a population density of 74 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 208,080 inhabitants. Its county seat is Biloxi. The county was created 180 years ago in 1840.

Geography

Harrison County is located at 30°24'58"N 89°4'54"W (30.4160500, -89.0816400). It has 3 neighbors: Hancock County, Jackson County and Stone County.

Gulfport Mississippi Courthouse image
Gulfport Mississippi Courthouse

The largest city of Harrison County is Gulfport with a population of 71,705. Other cities include, West Gulfport population 71,329, Biloxi population 46,212, Long Beach population 16,023 and D'Iberville population 14,012. See all Harrison County cities & populated places.

Gulfport Mississippi Courthouse image

Harrison County map

Harrison County Quick Facts

Population : 208,080 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Different from : Harrison County, Harrison County, Harrisonburg, Harrison County, Harrison County, Harrison County, Harrison County, Harrison County
Area : 2528 km2
Water as percent of area : 41%
Land as percent of area : 59%
Named for : William Henry Harrison
Altitude : 23 feet / 7 meters
Capital : Biloxi
Establishment : January 01, 1841
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 14:29:20 (3rd August 2021)
Density : 82 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 10.08% (2010-2019)

Harrison County has 3 neighbours.

  • Biloxi

Demographics

The population of Harrison County increased by 10.08% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 187,105 - census
2011 191,070 2.08% estimation process
2012 193,540 1.28% estimation process
2013 196,134 1.32% estimation process
2014 198,340 1.11% estimation process
2015 200,674 1.16% estimation process
2016 202,504 0.9% estimation process
2017 204,966 1.2% estimation process
2018 206,284 0.64% estimation process
2019 208,080 0.86% estimation process

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People born in Harrison County (3)

People born in Harrison County, including politician Thomas Hale Boggs, Sr., baseball player Howard Battle, Mario Centobie, you can see a list of people who born in Harrison County.

Other places with the same name (7)

Harrison County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Harrison County.

City Name Population Title
Gulfport 71,705 City in Mississippi
West Gulfport 71,329 City in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States of America
Biloxi 46,212 City in Harrison County, Mississippi
Long Beach 16,023 City in Mississippi, United States
D'Iberville 14,012 City in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States
Pass Christian 6,307 City in the U.
Saucier 1,342 Census-designated place in Harrison County, Mississippi
Lyman 1,277
De Lisle 1,147

Mississippi Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Mississippi 2,976,149 State of the United States of America
Hinds County 231,840 County in Mississippi, United States
De Soto County 173,323 County in Mississippi, United States
Jackson 160,628 Capital and largest city of Mississippi
Rankin County 155,271 County in Mississippi, United States
Jackson County 143,617 County in Mississippi, United States
Madison County 106,272 County in Mississippi, United States
Lee County 85,436 County in Mississippi, United States
Forrest County 74,897 County in Mississippi, United States
Lauderdale County 74,125 County in Mississippi, United States
Gulfport 71,705 City in Mississippi
West Gulfport 71,329 City in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States of America
Jones County 68,098 County in South Dakota, United States
Lamar County 63,343 County in Mississippi, United States
Auburn 60,258 City in Lee County, Alabama, USA
Lowndes County 58,595 County in Mississippi, United States

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