Ms state map. Mississippi department of marine resources. To help you choose the right candy for your area we put 10 years of data together made a map. Please visit the mississippi gulf coast national heritage area and the grand bay national estuarine research reserve online for information and activities happening along our beautiful gulf coast. A july 1 2008 united states census bureau estimate placed the population at 31830 making it the ninth largest city in the state of mississippi.