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1890 Communities Near New Augusta ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find New Augusta in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of New Augusta.

  • Adamsville [Greene County] - Historic
    • While Adamsville was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
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    • Adamsville [Greene County] was located 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the east of New Augusta
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Adamsville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adamsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Avera [Greene County]
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    • Avera [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of New Augusta
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Avera had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avera have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Eastabuchie [Forrest County]
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    • Eastabuchie [Forrest County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the northwest of New Augusta
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Eastabuchie had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eastabuchie have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ellisville [Jones County]
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    • Ellisville [Jones County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the north of New Augusta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,559 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ellisville had railroad service and no post office
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  • Hattiesburg [Forrest County]
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    • Hattiesburg [Forrest County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northwest of New Augusta
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,172 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 45,863 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Hattiesburg had a post office and railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hattiesburg<4>
  • Henderson [Wayne County]
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    • Henderson [Wayne County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the northeast of New Augusta
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Henderson had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henderson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Leaf [Greene County]
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    • Leaf [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the southeast of New Augusta
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 37 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Leaf had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leaf have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Leakesville [Greene County]
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    • Leakesville [Greene County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the east of New Augusta
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 56 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 894 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Leakesville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leakesville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leakesville<4>
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    • Moselle [Jones County]
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      • Moselle [Jones County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the northwest of New Augusta
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 73 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Moselle had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moselle have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moselle

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Perry County

About Mississippi

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for New Augusta. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about New Augusta, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Augusta) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for New Augusta. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New Augusta

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Augusta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2036, Longitude: -89.0276       In this case, the coordinates for New Augusta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 


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