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15 Reasons Why You Should Never, Ever Move To Mississippi

The amazing-ness of Mississippi is definitely not lost on us locals. From the friendly people to the mouthwatering food, we are fully aware of what a gem of a state Mississippi is. A lot of outsiders are unaware of this fact, which is quite alright because the last thing we need is a ton of people swarming to our state. As the Hospitality State, we’ll always be friendly towards visitors, but that doesn’t mean we want them to start calling Mississippi home. So, the next time you hear someone talking about wanting to move to Mississippi, politely remind them of these 15 reasons they definitely would not like living in the Magnolia State.

What reasons would you add to this list?

If you enjoyed this, be sure to check out “11 Life Lessons Everyone Learns Growing Up In Mississippi.”

Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.