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New Houlka, Mississippi
Welcome to New Houlka ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, New Houlka has a population of 607 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of New Houlka, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated in 1884.
In the past, New Houlka was named Houlka and Old Houlka. For more information about the names of New Houlka, see The Names of New Houlka on our Genealogy Page.
New Houlka is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: New Houlka lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
New Houlka lies within the (662) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Houlka had an population of 607 people. This is a decrease of 3.04% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.51% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, New Houlka had a population of 626 people. This makes New Houlka the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of New Houlka represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 194th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 626 people, the population of New Houlka decreased 11.83% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 710 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for New Houlka.
Adding New Houlka 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 Houlka 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 Houlka elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found New Houlka on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for New Houlka on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near New Houlka ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near New Houlka.
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 Houlka. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Houlka.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Houlka. 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 Houlka.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Houlka. See our Newspapers Page for New Houlka.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Houlka ...
Looking for more information about New Houlka? 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 Houlka, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for New Houlka.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021