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Newton County 
FEMA DFIRM Funding Year:
Status: DFIRM Effective
You can access DFIRM data and maps at FEMA's Map Service Center (MSC)

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  Adobe PDF File  Flood Insurance Study

Preliminary DFIRM Panels (33)
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Meet and Greet : 
Scoping Meeting : 4/1/2008  Adobe PDF File Download
Scoping Meeting Follow-Up : 
Final Community Officials Meeting : 1/28/2010  Adobe PDF File Download
"Flood Map Open House" Meeting : 1/28/2010  Adobe PDF File Download

Events and Documents
Proposed Studies Scoping Map  Adobe PDF File Download
Preliminary DFIRM and FIS delivery : 12/10/2009
90 Day Community Appeal Start Date  : 
90 Day Community Appeal End Date : 
Letter of Final Determination Date : 6/17/2010
Study Effective Date : 12/17/2010

  County Seat: Decatur
  Formed: 1836
  Area: 579 square miles
  Population: 21,838
  Origin of County name: Named for Sir Isaac Newton, scientist.
Statistics from the:
Mississippi Official and Statistical Register
Mississippi Blue Book