Beaumont, Mississippi

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Beaumont, Mississippi

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High Points

Beaumont strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Mississippi):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Beaumont Affordability of Rents
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. State)
Top 6% Beaumont Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Beaumont Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Beaumont, Mississippi

Comparing Beaumont to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Mississippi (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 8 5
Racial Diversity 8 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 2
Male Share of the Population 3 6
Senior Citizens 3 4
Age of the Population 2 4
Well-Paid Single Men 1 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 6 5
Portion of People Married 2 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 2 1
People in Middle Class or Better 1 4
Median Family Income 1 2
People Above Poverty 1 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 8 10
Public Transportation Use 4 3
Short Commute Times 2 2
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 10
Housing Recently Built 9 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 8
People Living Alone 5 5

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Beaumont Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 53 miles N of Biloxi, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 108 miles NE of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Perry
Standard Zip Codes 39423
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.169
Longitude -88.92

Beaumont Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.1 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 59 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 79 F
Annual Precip 59.7 inches
Distance 25.1 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 60 F
Apr Temp 53 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 53 to 80 F
Annual Precip 62.4 inches
Station LAUREL
Distance 37.4 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 57 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 52 to 77 F
Annual Precip 58.6 inches
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Beaumont Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 977 100%
Male 456 46.7%
Female 521 53.3%
Under 18 282 28.9%
18+ 695 71.1%
65+ 117 12%
Median Age 32.6
Average Family Size 3.09
White 502 51.4%
African-American 464 47.5%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 9 0.9%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 1 0.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.3%

Estimated Beaumont Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 976
Growth -1
Growth % -0.1%

Beaumont Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 63%
US/American 23.2%
Irish 4.4%
German 2.3%
English 2.1%
European 1.4%
French (except Basque) 1.3%
Italian 1.1%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Scottish 0.4%
African 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Beaumont, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Carmichael (39423)
Little Creek (39423)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Beaumont 977 $24,250
Hattiesburg 44,779 $32,380
Leakesville 1,026 $33,618
McLain 603 $27,981
New Augusta 715 $31,477
Petal 7,579 $35,343
Richton 1,038 $33,250
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