Pascagoula is a city in Jackson County, Mississippi, United States. It has 21,699 residents, and it is the head of Jackson County.
SIGHTS AND ACTIVITIES
Round Island Lighthouse
Round Island Lighthouse stood from 1859 to 1998 on the southwest end of Round Island in the Mississippi, 4 miles (6.4 km) south of Pascagoula, Mississippi. In September 1998, the lighthouse was toppled by Hurricane Georges. In 2010, the base of the structure and other lighthouse remnants were removed from Round Island and relocated within the City of Pascagoula for restoration.
Pascagoula Beach Park
Pascagoula Beach Park offers a 14-acre park with a playground & picnic pavilions, plus a seasonal splash pad, fishing pier & trail. It’s fun, and it offers a great experience for the whole family!
As of the census of 2000, there were 26,200 people, 9,878 households, and 6,726 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,726.4 people per square mile (666.4/km2). There were 10,931 housing units at an average density of 720.3 per square mile (278.0/km2).
There were 9,878 households, and the median income for a household in the city was $32,042, and the median income for a family was $39,044. Males had a median income of $30,313 versus $22,594 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,891.
Popular Real Estate
- City Center
- Ingalls Ave / Louise St
- Denny Ave / Pascagoula St
- Denny Ave / 14th St
- Washington Ave / Belair St
- Washington Ave / Pascagoula St
- Industrial Rd / Old Mobile Hwy