MS

National Population : 333,590,059
Mississippi State Population : 3,106,550

About New Augusta, MS

New Augusta, MS is located in Perry County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for New Augusta is about 601 with about 45 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,122.

The Average Home Value is $88,900.00, which is roughly 3% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 53% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $40,268.00, which is roughly 2% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for New Augusta is about 10.7%.

Mississippi is ranked #50 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 8.08 out of 100.

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Voting

Perry County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 69.73% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 76.06%
Democratic: 23.02%
Other: 0.44%
Libertarian: 0.35%
Green: 0.12%


Nearby Locations

Richton, MS (7.76 mi.)
Ovett, MS (7.85 mi.)
Petal, MS (7.92 mi.)
Hattiesburg, MS (12.66 mi.)
Beaumont, MS (14.76 mi.)
Brooklyn, MS (19.01 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39462
Latitude : 31.185031
Longitude : -89.040580
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 186 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.60
Male Population Estimate : 49.20%
Female Population Estimate : 50.80%
Median Age : 37.2
Male Median Age : 36.1
Female Median Age : 38.4

White Population Estimate : 67.74%
Black Population Estimate : 32.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.07%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.25%
Other Population Estimate : 0.36%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of New Augusta specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Perry County: About 12 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2015)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Perry County: Data Not Available
Perry County is about 67% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people.