Down south in Picayune is a way of life sought by many. Picayune is a progress-oriented city that retains its small-town southern charm with abundant recreation activities, shopping destinations, historical sites, good food, fun-filled events, and great people.
Picayune is the place to visit and to live! One trip here will enchant you to stay as it did for the French, Spanish and English explorers.
Today, Picayune is alive with new businesses, exciting events, excellent schools, and many civic organizations to make a difference in the communities. Picayune is a great place to be in every stage of life. We are proud to be awarded the National Seal of Approval from the American Association of Retirement Communities (AARC) and designated as a Certified Retirement City by the state of Mississippi.