Natchez, Mississippi

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City of Natchez, Mississippi
Coordonate: Coordonate: 31°33′16″N 91°23′15″V / 31.55444°N 91.38750°V / 31.55444; -91.3875031°33′16″N 91°23′15″V / 31.55444°N 91.38750°V / 31.55444; -91.38750

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Site: [www.natchez.ms.us Site-ul oficial: www.natchez.ms.us]

Natchez este o localitate, municipalitate și sediul comitatului omonim, Adams, statul Mississippi, Statele Unite ale Americii.

With a total population of 18,464 (according to the 2000 census), it is the largest community and the only incorporated municipality within Adams County. Located on the Mississippi River, some 90 miles southwest of Jackson, the capital of Mississippi, and 85 miles north of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, it is the eighteenth-largest city in the state. It is named for the Natchez tribe of Native Americans who lived in the vicinity through the arrival of Europeans in the eighteenth century.



Istoric[modificare | modificare sursă]

Pre-European settlement (to 1716)[modificare | modificare sursă]

Colonial history (1716 – 1783)[modificare | modificare sursă]

Antebellum (1783 – 1860)[modificare | modificare sursă]

"The Parsonage", historic house in Natchez, Mississippi.

American Civil War (1861 – 1865)[modificare | modificare sursă]

William Henry Elder, Bishop of Natchez

Geografie[modificare | modificare sursă]

Natchez is located at 31°33'16" latitude, 91°23'15" longitude (31.554393, −91.387566)GR1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 13,9 square miles (Eroare de expresie: operand lipsă pentru * ), of which 13,2 square miles (Eroare de expresie: operand lipsă pentru * ) are land and 0,6 square miles (Eroare de expresie: operand lipsă pentru * ) (4.62%) is water.

Climat[modificare | modificare sursă]

Natchez has a humid subtropical climate.

Demografie[modificare | modificare sursă]

Populația în timp
Recensământ Populație  % ±
1810 1,511
1820 2,184 44.5%
1830 2,789 27.7%
1840 3,612 29.5%
1850 4,434 22.8%
1860 6,612 49.1%
1870 9,057 37.0%
1880 7,058 −22.1%
1890 10,101 43.1%
1900 12,210 20.9%
1910 11,791 −3.4%
1920 12,608 6.9%
1930 13,422 6.5%
1940 15,296 14.0%
1950 22,740 48.7%
1960 23,791 4.6%
1970 19,704 −17.2%
1980 22,015 11.7%
1990 19,535 −11.3%
2000 18,464 −5.5%
Est. 2005 16.810

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Suburbii[modificare | modificare sursă]

Natchez's surrounding communities (collectively known as the "Miss-Lou") include:

  • Cloverdale, Mississippi
  • Canonsburg, Mississippi
  • Jonesville, Louisiana
  • Morgantown, Mississippi
  • Kingston, Mississippi
  • Cranfield, Mississippi
  • Vidalia, Louisiana
  • Pine Ridge, Mississippi
  • Washington, Mississippi
  • Monterey, Louisiana
  • Church Hill, Mississippi
  • Sibley, Mississippi
  • Stanton, Mississippi
  • Roxie, Mississippi


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