Welcome to Hattiesburg

Welcome to the Official Web site for the City of Hattiesburg, Mississippi. With a population of nearly 50,000 and the fourth largest city in the state, Hattiesburg is centrally located less than 90 minutes from New Orleans and Mobile, the Gulf Coast and Jackson, Mississippi.

For those visiting our Web site, we hope that you will learn why Hattiesburg, the Hub City of the South, is a prospering region for economic development, education, the arts, health care, retirement, as well as a great place to raise a family.

For Hattiesburg regulars and residents, we have added online forms for your convenience and news releases, so you can keep up with the great things that are going on in the City of Hattiesburg.   

 

 

Below is a brief timeline of the events of that day:
- 8:46am ET - American Airlines Flight 11 (traveling from Boston to Los Angeles) strikes the north tower of the World Trade Center in New York City.
- 9:03am ET - United Airlines Flight 175 (traveling from Boston to Los Angeles) strikes the south tower of the World Trade Center in New York City.
- 9:37am ET - American Airlines Flight 77 (traveling from Dulles, Virginia to Los Angeles) strikes the Pentagon Building in Washington.
- 9:59am ET - South tower of WTC collapses in approximately 10 seconds.
- 10:03am ET - United Airlines Flight 93 (traveling from Newark, New Jersey to San Francisco) crashes in a field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
- 10:28am ET - North tower of WTC collapses. The time between the first attack and the collapse of both World Trade Center towers is 102 minutes.