A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Utica ...
The location of Utica has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Utica refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Utican<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Utica has a population of 883 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Utica.
Utica is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Utica lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Utica: (601) and (769)<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Utica had an population of 883 people. This is an increase of 7.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.59% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Utica had a population of 820 people. This makes Utica the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Utica represents 0.03% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 175th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 820 people, the population of Utica decreased 15.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 966 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Utica.
Adding Utica 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 Utica 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 Utica elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Utica on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Utica ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Utica - they are located in Alaska, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska (2), New York, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Utica.
Communities near Utica ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Utica.
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 Utica. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Utica.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Utica. 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 Utica.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Utica. See our Newspapers Page for Utica.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Utica ...
Looking for more information about Utica? 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 Utica, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Utica.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Utica. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Hinds County: www.co.hinds.ms.us/
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021