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  1. #1 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Madison

    Suburb of Jackson, MS,

    88 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says I’ve grew up in Madison, and still have family here that I visit quite often. While there may be a lot of people who trash Mississippi for being a bit subpar in certain areas, most of them haven’t....

    Read 88 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 25,650,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Clinton

    Suburb of Jackson, MS,

    75 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Clinton Is known or retirement friendly city,but it isn’t much more than that. The school system is great and a 95%+ graduation rate. I attended the Clinton public school oil system and went to a 4....

    Read 75 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 24,797,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Flowood

    Suburb of Jackson, MS,

    25 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Flowood is an amazing city! There are many places to shop, eat, and play or hangout with friends. The police are doing a great job working hard to keep Flowood safe and family friendly. Flowood is a....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 9,213,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Petal

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says There is a reason why they call Petal "The Friendly City".Petal is a great city to live in!Crime rates are low, its a quite community with affordable costs of living and the school district is great!....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 10,624,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    West Hattiesburg

    14 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Hattiesburg, Mississippi is a family-friendly town filled with something to do for everyone. Although it is not as big as other cities in the south, it makes up for it with the various art events and....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 5,944,

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  6. #6 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Ocean Springs

    87 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Ocean Springs, Ms. is a quaint little town nestled in South Mississippi on the beach of the Gulf of Mexico. Although battling many devastating hurricanes such as, Camille in 1969 and Katrina in 2005,....

    Read 87 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 17,756,

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  7. #7 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Brandon

    Suburb of Jackson, MS,

    116 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Brandon for about 10 years. This is a place where I have made several memories as a child, teenager, and now as an adult. This has always been a safe place for my family and my....

    Read 116 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 24,088,

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  8. #8 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Oxford

    Town in Mississippi,

    113 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Oxford is a slice of Heaven everyday I wake up in this town full of culture, impeccable dining experiences, and the ability to expand your mind with all of the history and educational opportunities,...What are you waiting for? Break the monotony of a gossip lifestyle, and come LIVE in Oxford. Your soul will thank you!.

    Read 113 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 27,662,

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  9. #9 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Ridgeland

    Suburb of Jackson, MS,

    78 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Ridgeland just about my entire life, since I was five years old. I grew up in the city of Ridgeland attending schools in the Madison County School District all the way up until now. I....

    Read 78 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 24,194,

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  10. #10 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Tupelo

    Town in Mississippi,

    77 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Tupelo is a lovely southern town with many attractions. Downtown Tupelo boasts many cute stores and restaurants, and you can even visit the birthplace of Elvis!.

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 38,251,

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  11. #11 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Gulf Park Estates

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says It's as amazing section of an shady quiet town... Great fishing and boating opportunities. It is a little set back from the rest of the town.. So the commute is a bit longer... But it's worth it for....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 6,238,

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  12. #12 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Gulf Hills

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 8,824,

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  13. #13 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Pearl

    Suburb of Jackson, MS,

    37 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've been living in Pearl Ms for two years and with me living in Pearl I can say that pearl is one of the safest places to live in the Rankin county area. Pearl also has lots of dine-ins and outs to....

    Read 37 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 26,462,

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  14. #14 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Pass Christian

    17 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says We love this little beach town. We purchased our house here about a year and a half ago. Everyone is so nice. The area is very clean and the beaches are amazing. There is not a big night life here,....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 6,079,

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  15. #15 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Hernando

    Suburb in Mississippi,

    34 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Nearby Resident says Hernando is a small, close-knit community. It is a nice, quiet place perfect for raising family and making new friends. Lots of residents commute to Memphis, TN and surrounding cities for work. The....

    Read 34 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 16,206,

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  16. #16 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    New Hope

    Town in Mississippi,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 3,829,

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  17. #17 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Olive Branch

    Suburb in Mississippi,

    162 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Olive Branch is a great area to live in. Me and my son live here with my grandparents. The schools are wonderful. Nights are peaceful. We reside in Windstone neighborhood. Our subdivision has two....

    Read 162 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 38,270,

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  18. #18 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    New Albany

    Town in Mississippi,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says New Albany is known as “The Fair and Friendly City”. This is semi-accurate. The folks here are fair and friendly to their kind. The wealthy take care of the wealthy and poor take care of the poor.....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 8,723,

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  19. #19 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Pontotoc

    Town in Mississippi,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Pontotoc for about seven years now. I enjoy that it is a small town and that not many bad things happen here. Pontotoc has a wide range of places to go but not necessarily....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 6,070,

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  20. #20 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Southaven

    Suburb in Mississippi,

    146 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love Southaven! There are plenty of schools in the town which provide a lot of opportunities for kids and even alumni. The town is very clean and very safe. There is hardly any crime in the area.....

    Read 146 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 55,026,

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  21. #21 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    St. Martin

    20 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says St. Martin is a small, peaceful town on the Mississippi Gulf Coast that is home to a small population that embraces Southern culture and values. The town’s high school is exceptional; it is an A....

    Read 20 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 8,211,

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  22. #22 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Long Beach

    25 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says We love it here, there's lot of great restaurants, close to the beach, quiet community with friendly people. Grade schools are some of the best in the state. For living on the Gulf Coast, one of the....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 15,829,

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  23. #23 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Latimer

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I love it down here.

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 6,148,

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  24. #24 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Saltillo

    Town in Mississippi,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Saltillo is a great small town in Northeast Mississippi. Due to its proximity to the larger city of Tupelo, residents are able to have the small-town experience while still being connected to the....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 5,026,

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  25. #25 Best Places to Raise a Family in Mississippi.

    Biloxi

    Town in Mississippi,

    129 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Nearby Resident says Really Biloxi isn't to bad. It gets a little crazy at night but other than that it is nice city. They have a lot of casino's, beaches and events. Usually during the warmer months they have an event....

    Read 129 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 46,042,

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