The City of Newton had a population of 3,356 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Newton is located at latitude 32.3301 and longitude -89.1475 in Newton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Newton (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Newton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 423 feet.
The City of Newton (GNIS ID: 2404376) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Newton: Newton Depot.
|Population in Households||3,208|
|Population in Familes||2,576|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||148|
|Median Household Income||$33,018|
|Average Household Income||$42,739|
|Per Capita Income||$17,677|
|Total Housing Units||1,532 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||774 (50.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||555 (36.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||204 (13.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$72,559|
|Average Home Value||$88,484|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.68%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
The table below compares Newton to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 90||75th|
|Population Density||# 181||50th|
|Diversity Index||# 133||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 201||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 251||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.