Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi

Natchez: County seat of Adams County, Mississippi, United States

About

Natchez is a city located in the county of Adams in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,792. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 14,362 inhabitants.

The city was created 306 years ago in 1715.

Quick Facts about Natchez

Population : 14,362 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Adams County
Postal code : 39120, 39121, 39122
Phone Area Codes : 601
Area : 35900000 km2
Named for : Natchez people
Altitude : 217 feet / 66 meters
Capital city : Natchez is capital of Adams County
Establishment : January 01, 1716 (306 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 05:20:05 (14th August 2022)
Population growth : -9.96% (2010-2020)
Natchez locator map
Location of Natchez on Mississippi map.
Natchez  MS  Convention Center IMG 6951 image
Natchez MS Convention Center IMG 6951
Natchez  MS  Convention Center IMG 6951 image

Geography

Natchez is located at 31°33'37"N 91°24'12"W (31.5601700, -91.4032900).

Natchez map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Natchez decreased by 9.96% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,792 - census
2011 15,622 -1.09% estimation process
2012 15,514 -0.7% estimation process
2013 15,389 -0.81% estimation process
2014 15,333 -0.37% estimation process
2015 15,139 -1.28% estimation process
2016 15,139 0% estimation process
2017 15,087 -0.34% estimation process
2018 14,833 -1.71% estimation process
2019 14,615 -1.49% estimation process
2020 14,362 -1.76% estimation process

Natchez zip code is 39120. County name: Adams, County fips: 28001

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People born in Natchez (87)

People born in Natchez, including writer Ellen Douglas, African-writer Richard Wright, politician Adolph Meyer, .

List

  • George Earle Chamberlain (American politician (1854-1928)) he was born in 01/01/1854
  • Varina Davis (First Lady of the Confederate States) she was born in 07/05/1826
  • Alexander O'Neal (American musical artist) he was born in 15/11/1953
  • John Perkins Jr. (American politician (1819-1885)) he was born in 01/07/1819
  • Francis G. Newlands (American politician (1846-1917)) he was born in 28/08/1846
  • Hound Dog Taylor (American Chicago blues guitarist and singer) he was born in 12/04/1915
  • Billy Shaw (American football player) he was born in 15/12/1938
  • Gerard Brandon (American politician (1788-1850)) he was born in 15/09/1788
  • Glen Ballard (American songwriter, lyricist, and record producer) he was born in 01/05/1953
  • Kelvin Davis (American boxer) he was born in 26/05/1978
  • Je'Kel Foster (American basketball player) he was born in 22/07/1983
  • Tray Deee (American rapper from California) he was born in 27/04/1966
  • Olu Dara (American musician) he was born in 12/01/1941
  • John Francis Hamtramck Claiborne (American politician (1809-1884)) he was born in 24/04/1809
  • Marion Montgomery (American jazz singer) she was born in 17/11/1934
  • Paige Cothren (American author) he was born in 12/07/1935
  • Floyd Rice (American football player (1949-2011)) he was born in 31/08/1949
  • Frank Cooley (American actor, film director and screenwriter (1870-1941)) he was born in 01/06/1870

Schools in Natchez

College & universities near Natchez, MS

Code Name City ZIP
175342 Alcorn State University Alcorn State (MS) 39096-7500

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Natchez, MS

Code Name Address Type
BRH Brookhaven East Monticello St. and South Railroad Ave. RAIL
MCB McComb 114 Northeast Railroad Ave. RAIL
VKS Vicksburg, MS 1295 South Frontage Road BUS
HAZ Hazlehurst station North Ragsdale Ave and East Conway St. RAIL

Post offices near Natchez

Post Office Name City ZIP
Natchez Post Office Natchez (MS) 39120

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Natchez , Louisiana suburb village of Natchitoches, located in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States with a population of 591 people.

Other cities in Adams County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Adams County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Carthage 4,725 Human settlement in Leake County, Mississippi, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Natchez distances to largest Mississippi cities