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Welcome to Newtonville ...

So far, we have found very little information about Newtonville. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Newtonville to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Newtonville, please Contact Us.


Newtonville would have been located within present day Attala County<2>.

The location of Newtonville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Newtonville is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: The area where Newtonville was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Newtonville would have been located in the (662) area code.

Adding Newtonville 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 Newtonville in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Newtonville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Newtonville on a Rand McNally Map (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Newtonville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Newtonville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Newtonville - they are located in Alabama, Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Nova Scotia, Ontario, South Carolina and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Newtonville.

Communities near Newtonville ...

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

  • Kosciusko [Attala County]
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    • Kosciusko [Attala County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Newtonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,720 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kosciusko have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kosciusko
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kosciusko<6>
  • Weir [Choctaw County]
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    • Weir [Choctaw County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Newtonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 427 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weir have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weir
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weir<6>
  • Ethel [Attala County]
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    • Ethel [Attala County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Newtonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 385 people
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  • French Camp [Choctaw County]
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    • French Camp [Choctaw County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Newtonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 165 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for French Camp 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 French Camp<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McCool [Attala County]
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      • McCool [Attala County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Newtonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 124 people
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    • Possumneck [Attala County]
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      • Possumneck [Attala County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Newtonville
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    • Noxapater [Winston County]
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      • Noxapater [Winston County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the east of Newtonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 438 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noxapater have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noxapater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Noxapater<6>
    • Sallis [Attala County]
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      • Sallis [Attala County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the west of Newtonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 128 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sallis have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sallis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sallis<6>
    • Louisville [Winston County]
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      • Louisville [Winston County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the east of Newtonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,983 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisville<6>
    • Redwater [Leake County]
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      • Redwater [Leake County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the south of Newtonville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redwater have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Newtonville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Newtonville.

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Attala County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Newtonville, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Attala, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Newtonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Newtonville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newtonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0632, Longitude: -89.4154       In this case, the coordinates for Newtonville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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