Education, health, getting around, and a robust economy are cornerstones of the coastal communities.

Pictured: Memorial Hospital at Gulfport

Healthcare Facilities

Pictured: Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport


Considering the importance of traveling, we have the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport conveniently located in Gulfport. And, the Mississippi Gulf Coast is located midway between Mobile and New Orleans.

Coastal Transit Authority provides a public transportation system with buses/shuttles and the Casino Hopper which will take you to and from the casinos and local attractions.

Pictured: Dole ship docked at Mississippi State Port Authority at Gulfport


Click here for the 2023 Harrison County Business Climate

5 Largest Industries:

  • Military
  • Tourism
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Logistics

With a cost of living that’s among the lowest in the U.S., the coast is especially affordable.