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Welcome to New Sight ...

New Sight is located in Lincoln County<1>.

New Sight is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: New Sight lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for New Sight: (601) and (769)<3>

Communities near New Sight ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near New Sight.

  • Brookhaven [Lincoln County]
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    • Brookhaven [Lincoln County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of New Sight
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,947 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<5>
  • Hazlehurst [Copiah County]
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    • Hazlehurst [Copiah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of New Sight
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,730 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazlehurst<5>
  • Wesson [Copiah County]
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    • Wesson [Copiah County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of New Sight
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,722 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wesson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wesson<5>
  • Beauregard [Copiah County]
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    • Beauregard [Copiah County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of New Sight
    • Estimated population in 2019: 324 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beauregard have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cobbs [Lincoln County]
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      • Cobbs [Lincoln County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of New Sight
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    • Rosella [Lawrence County]
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      • Rosella [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of New Sight
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    • Monticello [Lawrence County]
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      • Monticello [Lawrence County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the east of New Sight
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,472 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monticello have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monticello<5>
    • Eddiceton [Franklin County]
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      • Eddiceton [Franklin County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southwest of New Sight
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    • Georgetown [Copiah County]
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      • Georgetown [Copiah County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of New Sight
      • Estimated population in 2019: 268 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Crystal Springs [Copiah County]
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      • Crystal Springs [Copiah County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the north of New Sight
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,715 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crystal Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal Springs<5>

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 Sight. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Sight.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Sight. 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 Sight.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Sight. See our Newspapers Page for New Sight.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Sight ...

Looking for more information about New Sight? 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 New Sight, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for New Sight.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Lincoln, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Sight - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Sight) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Sight. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6554, Longitude: -90.4488    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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