Moving to Mississippi
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Moving to Mississippi
Why waste time chasing around all over the place, when you can obtain the information you need in one submission with Intlmovers? This quote comparison service is a quick and easy way of requesting up to six international moving quotes, without any obligation whatsoever. For Moving to Mississippi, you can trust the responses you receive from the moving experts.
Moving can be stressful, and an international move can be a little daunting. The international moving companies that list with Intlmovers are experts in moves to and from the USA. For your Mississippi move, you can easily compare quotes from up to six specialist moving companies and avoid the stress.
Easy to request quotes
Obtaining international moving quotes for your move to (or from) Mississippi is easy and will only take you a couple of minutes. Simply select where you are moving from and to using the drop down menu, complete the basic request form and that is it. Your request is sent immediately to expert moving companies who meet your moving criteria. They will respond to you directly with their quote that is specific to your international moving needs.
How to use Intlmovers.com for your Mississippi move
- Choose where you are moving to and from on the menu.
- Complete the simple online form in minutes.
- Multiple movers will contact you within one business day.
Why you should use Intlmovers.com for your international removal to Mississippi
- The movers have years of experience with removals to Mississippi
- Avoid the stress, the movers do all the hard work
- They have contacts in Mississippi which can make your removal cheaper
About moving to Mississippi
Mississippi is a densely forested state in the south of the USA, which takes its name from the Mississippi River which flows through it. Much of the Mississippi delta area was cleared over a hundred years ago for cotton farming in the area.
The capital and largest city in the state is Jackson, with a population of over half a million people covering the greater metropolitan area. The total population of the state is nearly three million people. The state of Mississippi covers an area of nearly 48,500 square miles.
Climate of Mississippi
Mississippi has a sub tropical climate, which gives the state long summers and short mild winters. During the winter months, the average January temperature sits at around 48°F (9°C). During the summer period, the average July temperature is closer to 95°F (35°C). Rain falls generously throughout the year, and generally increases the further south you are. The southern areas are generally more humid, being influenced by the nearby water mass.
The late summer and autumn period is traditionally the hurricane season, where they move across the state from the Gulf of Mexico. Thunderstorms are quite common, and the state experiences on average 27 tornadoes per year. The Mississippi River is subject to seasonal flooding, particularly through the period of December to June.
Cost of living in Mississippi
Compared to the rest of the USA, the cost of living in Mississippi is considered to be close to 15% less than the national average. It has one of the lowest costs of living in the country. The median cost of a home is reported at $93,000. The median household income is $35,000, which is also below the national average.
Personal income tax in the state is broken down in to three tiers. The retail sales tax is Mississippi is 7%. Additionally, there is a local sales tax in Tupelo of 2.5%.
The five major industries in Mississippi include services (which include casinos), manufacturing, agriculture, mining and fishing. Mississippi is one of the nation’s leading cotton producers, as well as being a major contributor with soybeans, corn and rice. The state is one of the leading catfish producers in the country.
Visa requirements for Mississippi
There are a number of different types of visas for travelling to and staying in the USA. The type that you need to apply for will depend upon your reason for going to the USA. These include examples such as being married to a US citizen or if you are travelling under an employer sponsorship. There are also special visas for students and professional athletes, as well as for artists and performers. In order to apply, the following documents are required:
- Passport – valid for at least 60 days beyond the expiry date of the immigrant visa
- Photographs – 2 passport approved format photos
- Application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration (DS-230 Part I & II)
- Civil documents – these include birth and marriage certificates, etc
- Financial support – proof that you can support yourself financially
- Medical forms – confirming medical check and vaccinations
There is a Visa Waiver Program in the USA. There are 36 participating countries that include Australia, New Zealand, Singapore as well as a number of European countries are able to visit the USA for a maximum of 90 days without the need of a visa. Canadian and Mexican passport holders have other applicable rules, depending on their reason for travel to the USA.
Always check with your local authorities or embassy for the exact requirements for international travel that suit your personal situation.
Moving from Mississippi
The moving companies on Intlmovers are professionals, who often offer specialization in specific services or fields. If you are moving from Mississippi you can request free moving quotes from the best international moving companies from Mississippi.
Free of costs and obligations
Without any obligation, you will have the chance to compare quotes. This will save you time and money. You will receive a preselected list of six international moving companies, which match your international moving requirements. By requesting and comparing quotes, you will find the perfect moving company for the shipping of your personal belongings.