Browse apartments for rent in Mississippi, a state of long summers and mild winters. Bask on the beautiful beaches of the Gulf Coast or hike, bike and observe wildlife in 26 state parks. Over half the state is heavily forested with cottonwood, tupelo, sweetgum, pecan, and hickory trees, to name a few. The many streams, lakes, and rivers, including its namesake the Mississippi, are perfect locales for fishing and boating.
Water provides industry for the state as well; the catfish aquaculture farms produce the majority of farm-raised catfish eaten in the United States. While cotton farming is still common, there are a wide variety of employment opportunities available in diverse fields such as manufacturing, education, aviation and aerospace, and research and development. Small businesses continue to be the backbone of the state’s economy.
Mississippi apartments for rent are located throughout the state. The grandeur of the old South, its antebellum architecture and Civil War history are still evident in towns like Tupelo, Natchez, Port Gibson, Vicksburg and Jackson, the state capital. Mississippi has a strong musical heritage; it is the birthplace of Elvis Presley, B.B. King, and Faith Hill and home to the Delta Blues Festival.