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11 Surprising Things You May Not Expect When Moving To Mississippi

When moving to Mississippi, there are just some things that are to be expected. For instance, newcomers are almost certain they’ll experience sincere hospitality and surely they’ve heard about the great food. But as prepared as someone may think they are, there are always those few aspects that are sure to surprise. So, just what are these unexpected things new Mississippians should anticipate? Read on to find out.

 If you’ve lived here for a while, help the newcomers out and share what they need to know. If you’re a newbie to the state yourself, what surprised you most?

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.