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Purvis is a city in Lamar County, Mississippi. It is part of the Hattiesburg, Mississippi Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 2,164 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Lamar County. The Town of Purvis was incorporated on February 25, 1888 and was founded by and named after Thomas Melville Purves, originally of Marion County, Alabama. Purves, born March 8, 1820, was a second generation Scottish-American; his grandfather emigrated to Charleston, South Carolina in 1765.

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Purvis in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Purvis, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of New Orleans. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit New Orleans for its bountiful attractions like Frenchmen Street, Preservation Hall, R T A on your trip to Purvis. To explore Purvis, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Purvis*

  • Pollution Statistics in Purvis

    Know the pollution level of Purvis before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Purvis: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Purvis for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Purvis.

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Purvis - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 74.22 (High)
    • Pollution Index 34.78 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 94.44 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Purvis

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Purvis

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.5 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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