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Census Data for Oak Forrest ...

As far as we can tell, Oak Forrest has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Oak Forrest, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Hattiesburg [Forrest County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hattiesburg
    • Hattiesburg [Forrest County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Oak Forrest
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 45,863 people. This represents a 0.27% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 45,989 people.
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  • Petal [Forrest County]
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    • Petal [Forrest County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Oak Forrest
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 10,632 people. This represents a 1.7% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 10,454 people.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petal<2>
  • Purvis [Lamar County]
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    • Purvis [Lamar County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Oak Forrest
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,392 people. This represents a 9.98% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,175 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purvis have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Sumrall [Lamar County]
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    • Sumrall [Lamar County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Oak Forrest
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,867 people. This represents a 31.39% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,421 people.
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  • Lumberton [Lamar County]
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    • Lumberton [Lamar County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the south of Oak Forrest
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,218 people. This represents a 6.33% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,086 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Seminary [Covington County]
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    • Seminary [Covington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Oak Forrest
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 284 people. This represents a 9.55% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 314 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seminary have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Bassfield [Jefferson Davis County]
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    • Bassfield [Jefferson Davis County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Oak Forrest
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 212 people. This represents a 16.54% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 254 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bassfield have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Columbia [Marion County]
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    • Columbia [Marion County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of Oak Forrest
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 5,837 people. This represents a 11.32% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 6,582 people.
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    • New Augusta [Perry County]
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      • New Augusta [Perry County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the east of Oak Forrest
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 601 people. This represents a 6.68% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 644 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Augusta have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ellisville [Jones County]
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      • Ellisville [Jones County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Oak Forrest
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,559 people. This represents a 2.5% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 4,448 people.
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    • Collins [Covington County]
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      • Collins [Covington County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the north of Oak Forrest
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,425 people. This represents a 6.23% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,586 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collins have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Richton [Perry County]
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      • Richton [Perry County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the east of Oak Forrest
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,008 people. This represents a 5.62% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,068 people.
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    • Beaumont [Perry County]
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      • Beaumont [Perry County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the east of Oak Forrest
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 914 people. This represents a 3.89% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 951 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaumont have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Poplarville [Pearl River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poplarville
      • Poplarville [Pearl River County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the south of Oak Forrest
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,899 people. This represents a 0.17% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,894 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poplarville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Angie [Washington Parish]
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      • Angie [Washington Parish] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Oak Forrest
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 249 people. This represents a 0.8% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 251 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Angie have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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Lamar County ...

Oak Forrest is located in Lamar County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Lamar County.

Miscellaneous Information for Oak Forrest ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Lamar County or the community of Oak Forrest:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Oak Forrest:
    • GNIS ID for Oak Forrest: 685794
    • GNIS ID for Lamar County: 695760
    • GNIS ID for State of Mississippi: 1779790
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Oak Forrest is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Oak Forrest.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oak Forrest. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Lamar County: www.lamarcounty.com/

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oak Forrest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oak Forrest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2885, Longitude: -89.4301       In this case, the coordinates for Oak Forrest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Lamar, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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