In Greater Hattiesburg, your “dream home” can become a reality. Whether you decide to build in a stylish planned suburb, a lakefront community, or a certified historic neighborhood, you’ll enjoy safe streets, and quality neighbors. Mild winters, along with competitive utility, and tax rates ensure a low cost of living. without sacrificing quality of life.
Real Estate and Income Tax Exemptions
- Average cost of a 4 bedroom, 2 bath home: $227,233
- Property taxes age 65+ exempt up to $75,000 true value
- Income tax exemptions: up to $1,500 per year (age 65+)
- Exclusions from taxable income: social security benefits & retirement income (pension, IRA, 401K, government deferred compensation)