Community Information

New Albany and Union County


New Albany/Union County is not only a great place to work, but a great place to live. “Family-oriented” and “neighborly” are frequently used adjectives describing our community.

Take a look for yourself, use the scroll bar to your left and you’ll see why.   New Albany combines the tranquility and peacefulness of a small town environment with the conveniences and amenities of a much larger metropolitan area, with Memphis, Tennessee only about an hour’s drive away.


Population 8,100 (25,362 Union County)
Average Yearly Temperature 57 Degrees
Average January Temperature 41 Degrees
Average July Temperature 81 Degrees
Average Rainfall 55 inches



One Local Newspaper The New Albany Gazette (Twice Weekly)
Two Regional Dailies
The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal  & The Memphis Commercial Appeal
Radio Three
Television Full network and cable availabilities


Community Facilities

Hospitals 1 - Baptist Memorial Hospital - Union County - 153 Beds
Doctors 22
Dentist 7
Churches Protestant - 18 Catholic - 1
Bowling 1
Ball Fields 12
Country Club 2
Movie Theatre 1
Tennis Court 4
Museum 1
Golf  Course 1
Library 1
Park 5


  City of New Albany