New Augusta, MS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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New Augusta, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Town of New Augusta had a population of 659 as of July 1, 2017. New Augusta ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Mississippi. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for New Augusta is located at latitude 31.2034 and longitude -89.0293 in Perry County. The formal boundaries for the Town of New Augusta (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0.19 sq. miles. Perry County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 112 feet.

The Town of New Augusta (GNIS ID: 2406972) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of New Augusta is located within Supervisor District 5, a minor civil division (MCD) of Perry County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with New Augusta population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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New Augusta, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 659
Daytime Population: Workers 915
Daytime Population: Residents 399
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,314
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.99
Population in Households 659
Population in Familes 548
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 128
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $36,884
Average Household Income $44,269
Per Capita Income $17,301


Total Housing Units 321 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 179 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 79 (24.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 (19.6%)
Median Home Value $69,915
Average Home Value $84,497


Total Households 258
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 180
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.32% 0.36%
Households 0.22% 0.31%
Families 0.15% 0.22%
Median Household Income   -0.33%
Per Capita Income   1.23%

New Augusta, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares New Augusta to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 239 35th
Population Density # 335 8th
Diversity Index # 95 74th
Median Household Income # 151 59th
Per Capita Income # 251 31st

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