Nicknamed the Hub City, Hattiesburg is home to a vibrant culture, diverse economy, high quality of life and a world of opportunity. Hattiesburg is the center of a tri-county area in South Mississippi, and the MSA has population of nearly 150,000. Centrally located between Jackson, Mississippi, the Mississippi Gulf Coast, New Orleans, Louisiana and Mobile, Alabama, Hattiesburg offers a mix of big city advantages with small town charm.
The University of Southern Mississippi and William Carey University also call Hattiesburg home. The nursing program at Southern Miss and the nursing program and College of Osteopathic Medicine at William Carey provide great resources and help make Hattiesburg a major medical community.
In addition, Hattiesburg Clinic, the state's largest multi-specialty clinic, is located across from Forrest General with interior access from two locations in the hospital. Get to know Hattiesburg, Forrest Health and all we have to offer!
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