New Augusta, Mississippi Population 2021

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New Augusta is a city located in Perry County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Perry County. With a 2020 population of 601, it is the 193rd largest city in Mississippi and the 12524th largest city in the United States . New Augusta is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -6.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 644 in 2010. New Augusta reached it's highest population of 640 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, New Augusta has a population density of 117 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Augusta is $41,808 with a poverty rate of 24.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $457 per month, and the median house value is $79,400. The median age in New Augusta is 34.6 years, 38.5 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.

New Augusta Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of New Augusta was:

  • White: 59.06%
  • Black or African American: 37.14%
  • Two or more races: 2.59%
  • Asian: 1.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of New Augusta, Mississippi is 601 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 601.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 644.

New Augusta, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White38859.06%
Black or African American24437.14%
Two or More Races172.59%
Asian81.22%
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New Augusta Population by Race

New Augusta Population Pyramid $2021

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New Augusta Median Age

34.6


Total

38.5


Male

33.5


Female

New Augusta Adults

There are 483 adults, (103 of whom are seniors) in New Augusta.

New Augusta Age Dependency

72.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Child Dependency Ratio

New Augusta Sex Ratio

Female

353

53.73%

Male

304

46.27%

New Augusta Population by Age

New Augusta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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New Augusta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married81.8%18.2%
All63.9%36.1%
Non Family53.4%46.6%
Female51.9%48.1%

63.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

New Augusta Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2382.7663.9
Female793.7151.9
Married773.3681.8
Non Family731.0553.4
Male93.11100

3.51

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

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New Augusta Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade225.49%
9th to 12th Grade6014.96%
High School Graduate17343.14%
Some College6816.96%
Associates Degree379.23%
Bachelors Degree245.99%
Graduate Degree174.24%
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New Augusta Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New Augusta Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White25418415
Black14613426
Hispanic11
2+ Races11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 17.81%.

New Augusta Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,071$$27,083
Less Than 9th Grade$43,000$$
High School Graduate$20,664$20,536$
Some College$30,446$$30,804
Bachelors Degree$38,646$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,071

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$27,083

Average Female

New Augusta Earnings by Educational Attainment

New Augusta Language by Age

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New Augusta Language

99.67% of New Augusta residents speak only English, while 0.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.33% of the population.

New Augusta Language

New Augusta Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black24410844.26%
White3885213.40%

24.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.32%

Male Poverty Rate

22.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Augusta

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Augusta is Black, with 44.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Augusta is White, with 13.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.81%.

New Augusta Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School26.01%
Less Than 9th Grade23.17%
Bachelors or Greater9.76%
Some College7.62%

New Augusta Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed27.62%
Male Unemployed17.65%
Male Employed7.32%

New Augusta Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

New Augusta Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,429$41,808
Families$44,115$48,425
Married Families$51,250-
Non Families$24,375$26,125
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Income by Household Type

New Augusta Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

32.2%

Female Marriage Rate

New Augusta Married by Age and Sex

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New Augusta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

New Augusta Marital Status by Race

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New Augusta Marital Status

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30

Number of Veterans

30

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
First Gulf War5
Second Gulf War4
World War II3
Korea

New Augusta Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+15
65 to 745
55 to 645
35 to 543
18 to 342

New Augusta Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White227.26%
Black63.68%
2+ Races211.76%

New Augusta Veterans by Race

New Augusta Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Augusta Veterans by Education

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50%

Labor Force Participation

44.7%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

New Augusta Employment by Age

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New Augusta Employment by Race

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New Augusta Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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81.89%

Born in New Augusta

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of New Augusta residents were born in the United States, with 81.89% having been born in Mississippi. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

New Augusta Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216010.00%
20206010.00%
20196010.00%
2018601-8-1.31%
2017609-6-0.98%
2016615-6-0.97%
2015621-3-0.48%
201462410.16%
2013623-2-0.32%
2012625-9-1.42%
2011634-6-0.94%
20106400.00%

New Augusta Population by Year