Mississippi

Mississippi Urban Forestry Coordinator

Todd Matthews
Urban Forestry Coordinator
Mississippi Forestry Commission
101 Acorn Lane
Starkville, MS, 39759
662-361-4272

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Mississippi is in zones: 7–9 (more)

Hardiness Zone Map

Tree City USA Communities: 24

City Years Population
Gulfport 9 70113
Southaven 5 50000
Hattiesburg 22 49123
Biloxi 30 44054
Meridian 24 41148
Olive Branch 13 36500
Tupelo 29 34585
Ridgeland 6 24645
Pascagoula 12 22392
Oxford 17 19000
Laurel 31 18548
Ocean Springs 20 17461
Long Beach 25 15110
Keesler AFB 21 15073
Grenada 17 14879
New Albany 13 8526
Senatobia 11 8165
Winona 24 5043
Ellisville 11 4448
Naval Air Station Meridian 1 3086
Lucedale 24 2923
Columbus AFB 21 2595
Tunica 11 1025
Sandersville 7 731
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