Perkinston is an unincorporated community in central Stone County, MS. It is situated along U.S. Highway 49, approximately five miles south of Wiggins. The community is part of the Gulfport–Biloxi Metropolitan Statistical Area. The community is served by the Stone County School District, and is home to the main campus of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. For a slower pace, and beautiful pine forests on rolling hills, check out Perkinston!