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New Augusta, Mississippi
Welcome to New Augusta ...
The location of New Augusta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, New Augusta has a population of 601 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of New Augusta.
New Augusta is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: New Augusta lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for New Augusta: (601) and (769)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Augusta had an population of 601 people. This is a decrease of 6.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.94% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, New Augusta had a population of 644 people (which is 5.26% of the total population of Perry County). This makes New Augusta the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of New Augusta represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 191st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 644 people, the population of New Augusta decreased 9.93% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 715 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for New Augusta.
Adding New Augusta to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of New Augusta in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of New Augusta elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for New Augusta on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named New Augusta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named New Augusta - they are located in Arkansas and Indiana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for New Augusta.
Communities near New Augusta ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near New Augusta.
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 New Augusta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Augusta.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Augusta. 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 New Augusta.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Augusta. See our Newspapers Page for New Augusta.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Augusta ...
Looking for more information about New Augusta? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for New Augusta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for New Augusta.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021