New Albany, Mississippi

New Albany: City in Union County, Mississippi, United States


New Albany is a city located in the county of Union in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,034 and a population density of 170 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,771 inhabitants.

The city was created 183 years ago in 1839.

New Albany locator map
Location of New Albany on Mississippi map.

Quick Facts about New Albany

Population : 8,771 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Union County
Postal code : 38652
Phone Area Codes : 662
Area : 47.35 km2
Altitude : 361 feet / 110 meters
Capital city : New Albany is capital of Union County
Establishment : January 01, 1840 (183 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 06:55:39 (5th December 2023)
Density : 185 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 8.4% (2010-2020)
Union County  Mississippi Courthouse image
Union County Mississippi Courthouse
Union County  Mississippi Courthouse image


New Albany is located at 34°29'39"N 89°0'28"W (34.4942700, -89.0078400).

New Albany map


The population of New Albany increased by 8.4% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,034 - census
2011 8,049 0.19% estimation process
2012 8,138 1.09% estimation process
2013 8,402 3.14% estimation process
2014 8,650 2.87% estimation process
2015 8,694 0.51% estimation process
2016 8,668 -0.3% estimation process
2017 8,702 0.39% estimation process
2018 8,721 0.22% estimation process
2019 8,753 0.37% estimation process
2020 8,771 0.21% estimation process

New Albany zip code is 38652. County name: Union, County fips: 28145

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People born in New Albany (13)

People born in New Albany, including politician Hubert D. Stephens, basketball player Mike Ratliff, basketball player and coach John Stroud, .


  • Doc Marshall (American baseball player (1906-1999)) he was born in 04/06/1906
  • Willie Daniel (American football player (1937-2015)) he was born in 10/11/1937
  • Mike Wilson (American politician, born 1951) he was born in 04/12/1951
  • Milt Crain (Canadian football player) he was born in 29/12/1937
  • Bobby Hogue (American politician) he was born in 26/03/1939
  • Joe Wroten he was born in 28/02/1925
  • Marcus Green (American football wide receiver) he was born in 13/08/1996
  • J. David Baker (Mississippi arts figure and local historian) he was born in 06/03/1922
  • William Faulkner (American writer) he was born in 25/09/1897
  • Eli Whiteside (American baseball catcher) he was born in 22/10/1979

Schools in New Albany

College & universities near New Albany, MS

Code Name City ZIP
175430 Blue Mountain College Blue Mountain (MS) 38610-9509
374343 KC's School of Hair Design Pontotoc (MS) 38863-0000
175698 Fosters Cosmetology College Ripley (MS) 38663-0066
176169 Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville (MS) 38829
176017 University of Mississippi University (MS) 38677-1848

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near New Albany, MS

Code Name Address Type
MEM Central Station Central Station RAIL

Post offices near New Albany

Post Office Name City ZIP
New Albany Post Office New Albany (MS) 38652
Myrtl Post Office Myrtle (MS) 38650
Blue Spring Post Office Blue Springs (MS) 38828
Ecru Post Office Ecru (MS) 38841
Blue Mountain Post Office Blue Mountain (MS) 38610

Other places with the same name (5)

Other cities in Union County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Union County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Myrtle 503 Human settlement in Union County, Mississippi, United States of America
Blue Springs 243 Human settlement in Union County, Mississippi, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

New Albany distances to largest Mississippi cities