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Welcome to Artesia ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Artesia has a population of 423 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Artesia.
Artesia is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Artesia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Artesia: (662)
The ZIP code for Artesia: 39736<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Artesia had an population of 423 people. This is a decrease of 3.86% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.06% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Artesia had a population of 440 people. This makes Artesia the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Artesia represents 0.01% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 229th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 440 people, the population of Artesia decreased 11.65% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 498 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Artesia.
Communities Also Named Artesia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Artesia - they are located in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Nevada, New Mexico and North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Artesia.
Communities near Artesia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Artesia.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Artesia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Artesia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Artesia. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Artesia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Artesia. See our Newspapers Page for Artesia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Artesia ...
Looking for more information about Artesia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Artesia, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Artesia.
Adding Artesia to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Artesia in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Artesia was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Artesia on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Artesia on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022