Hattiesburg, MS ranked top 5 as “The Best Place for Six-Figure Households”


June 30, 2017

Hattiesburg, MS was named one of the best places to earn six figures in the United States.  In a recent report by MagnifyMoney, 381 major metro cities were analyzed across the U.S. to see which families have the most wiggle room in their budgets.  Estimates were based on a two-earner household with two adults and one child and a gross annual income of $100,000 ($8,333 per month).  Reasonable budgets for monthly expenses were created using the after-tax income.  Hattiesburg, MS taking the number 4 spot, six-figure families can afford to cover essential expenses, plus savings and entertainment with just 64% of their post-tax income.

Source: http://www.magnifymoney.com/blog/featured/10-places-can-earn-six-figures-still-broke1352891854