New Augusta, Mississippi Population 2020

602

New Augusta is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 602, it is the 192nd largest city in Mississippi and the 12519th largest city in the United States. New Augusta is currently declining at a rate of -0.66% annually and its population has decreased by -6.52% 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 $43,259 with a poverty rate of 25.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $566 per month, and the median house value is $75,000. The median age in New Augusta is 39.4 years, 38.3 years for males, and 40.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.3 males.

New Augusta Demographics

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

  • White: 56.10%
  • Black or African American: 40.12%
  • Two or more races: 2.91%
  • Asian: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of New Augusta, Mississippi is 602, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 610.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 644.

New Augusta, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White38656.10%
Black or African American27640.12%
Two or More Races202.91%
Asian60.87%

New Augusta Population Pyramid 2020

New Augusta Median Age

39.4


Total

38.3


Male

40.9


Female

New Augusta Adults

There are 522 adults, (101 of whom are seniors) in New Augusta.

New Augusta Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

New Augusta Sex Ratio

Female

356

51.74%

Male

332

48.26%

New Augusta Households and Families

New Augusta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Augusta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
Non Family73.6%26.4%
Male72.7%27.3%
All71.8%28.2%
Female54.7%45.3%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2412.8571.8
Married833.5485.5
Female753.7354.7
Non Family721.1173.6
Male113.0972.7

3.56

Average Family Size

2.85

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Augusta Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade255.80%
9th to 12th Grade7918.33%
High School Graduate15135.03%
Some College9020.88%
Associates Degree347.89%
Bachelors Degree347.89%
Graduate Degree184.18%

New Augusta Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28320425
Black14712227
Hispanic11
Multiple Races11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 18.37%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,250$24,500$27,500
Less Than High School$35,000$40,909$15,833
High School Grad$15,500$16,375$
Some College$25,714$23,250$27,794
Bachelors Degree$38,816$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,250

Average Earnings

$24,500

Average Male

$27,500

Average Female

New Augusta Language

New Augusta Language by Age

New Augusta Language

99.69% of New Augusta residents speak only English, while 0.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.31% of the population.

New Augusta Poverty

New Augusta Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2769835.51%
White3867619.69%

25.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.61%

Male Poverty Rate

22.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Augusta

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Augusta is Black, with 35.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Augusta is White, with 19.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.68%.

Name Poverty
High School35.10%
Less Than High School30.77%
Some College9.68%
Bachelors or Greater7.69%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.44%
Male Unemployed23.81%
Female Employed21.62%
Male Employed12.86%

New Augusta Income

New Augusta Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,464$43,259
Families$41,050$47,402
Married Families--
Non Families$29,265$32,768

New Augusta Marital Status

New Augusta Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.4%

Male Marriage Rate

31.4%

Female Marriage Rate

New Augusta Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

New Augusta Marital Status by Race

New Augusta Veterans

42

Number of Veterans

42

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8
First Gulf War6
World War II4
Second Gulf War4
Korea3
Age Group Veterans
75+23
55 to 6411
35 to 544
65 to 742
18 to 342
Name Veterans % of Total
White329.50%
Black84.85%
2 or More210.00%

$New Augusta Veterans by Education

7.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Augusta Employment Status

51%

Labor Force Participation

45.6%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

New Augusta Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

79.80%

Born in Mississippi

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of New Augusta residents were born in the United States, with 79.80% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020602-4-0.66%
2019606-4-0.66%
2018610-8-1.29%
2017618-4-0.64%
2016622-3-0.48%
2015625-1-0.16%
20146260.00%
2013626-1-0.16%
2012627-7-1.10%
2011634-6-0.94%
20106400.00%