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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of New Augusta is 558. New Augusta, Mississippi is the 12,710th largest city in the US.
The peak population of New Augusta was in 2000, when its population was 715. In 2000, New Augusta was the 11,750th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,710th largest city in the US. New Augusta is currently 22.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
New Augusta has shrunk 21.9% since the year 2000. New Augusta, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12710||New Augusta, Mississippi||558||-21.9%|
|12711||South Dayton, New York||558||-15.5%|
|12716||North High Shoals, Georgia||557||24.8%|
The total voting age population of New Augusta, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 483. The voting age population is 44.7% male and 55.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.7% of the residents of New Augusta are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of New Augusta are 59.1% White, 37.1% Black, 2.6% Two or more races and 1.2% Asian. Additionally, 0.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In New Augusta, 24.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 36.2%. On a per-household basis, 26.7% of families are below the poverty line in New Augusta.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.0% of New Augusta residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.6% of New Augusta residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.2% have a bachelor's degree and 4.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among New Augusta residents aged 5 and older, 0.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in New Augusta is 10.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In New Augusta, 21.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in New Augusta is $41,429.
In New Augusta, 63.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.1% of housing units in New Augusta.
Of all the housing units in New Augusta, 16.7% of them were build before 1940.
In New Augusta, 10.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in New Augusta is $457.
In New Augusta, 56.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.