Purvis: Small city in Mississippi, U.S.
Purvis is a city located in the county of Lamar in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,175 and a population density of 216 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,398 inhabitants.
Quick Facts about Purvis
|Population :||2,398 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Mississippi (United States)|
|County :||Lamar County|
|Postal code :||39475|
|Phone Area Codes :||601|
|Area :||10.08 km2|
|Altitude :||387 feet / 118 meters|
|Capital city :||Purvis is capital of Lamar County|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||18:54:10 (2nd October 2023)|
|Density :||238 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||9.3% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||92℉ Sunny 7-days weather|
Purvis is located at 31°8'36"N 89°24'35"W (31.1432400, -89.4097900).
Purvis forecast: Sunny, with a high near 92. East northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. more
The population of Purvis increased by 9.3% in 10 years.
People born in Purvis (3)
Schools in Purvis
College & universities near Purvis, MS
|448017||Institute of Health & Technology||Hattiesburg (MS)||39402|
Amtrak & bus stations near Purvis, MS
|HBG||Hattiesburg station||308 Newman St.||RAIL|
|HBI||Hattiesburg, MS||7297 US Highway 49||BUS|
|LAU||Laurel station||230 North Maple Street||RAIL|
|PIC||Picayune||US 11 at Tate Street||RAIL|
|GUG||Gulfport, MS||10015 US Highway 49||BUS|
Post offices near Purvis
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Purv Post Office||Purvis (MS)||39475|
Other cities in Lamar County
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Lamar County , MS.
|West Hattiesburg||5,909||Census designated place|
|Lumberton||2,242||City in Mississippi, United States|
|Sumrall||1,926||City in Lamar County, Mississippi, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Purvis distances to largest Mississippi cities