Newton Jasper County, Illinois

Newton: City in and the county seat of Jasper County, Illinois, United States

About

Newton is a city located in the county of Jasper in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 450 and a population density of 90 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 428 inhabitants.

The city was created 187 years ago in 1834.

Newton Quick Facts

Population : 428 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Jasper County
Postal code : 62448
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 5 km2
Capital city : Newton is capital of Jasper County
Establishment : January 01, 1835 (187 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:30:02 (28th January 2022)
Density : 86 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.14% (2010-2020)
Weather : 20℉ Chance Snow Showers then Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather
Newton locator map
Location of Newton on Illinois map.
Jasper County Courthouse in Newton image
Jasper County Courthouse in Newton
Jasper County Courthouse in Newton image

Geography

Newton is located at 38°59'27"N 88°9'45"W (38.9908800, -88.1625400).

Newton map

Weather

Newton forecast: A chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Newton decreased by 5.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 450 - census
2011 452 0.44% estimation process
2012 447 -1.12% estimation process
2013 445 -0.45% estimation process
2014 443 -0.45% estimation process
2015 442 -0.23% estimation process
2016 439 -0.68% estimation process
2017 435 -0.92% estimation process
2018 432 -0.69% estimation process
2019 429 -0.7% estimation process
2020 428 -0.23% estimation process

Newton zip code is 62448. County name: Jasper, County fips: 17079

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People born in Newton (5)

People born in Newton, including politician Edwin B. Brooks, politician Laurence F. Arnold, university administrator Nathaniel Fish Moore, .

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Schools in Newton

College & universities near Newton, IL

Code Name City ZIP
145707 Olney Central College Olney (IL) 62450

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Newton, IL

Code Name Address Type
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS

Post offices near Newton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Newton Post Office Newton (IL) 62448

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  • Newton , Indiana city in Newton County, Mississippi with a population of 776 people.
  • Newton , Wisconsin civil town in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin with a population of 559 people.
  • Newton , Georgia city in and the county seat of Baker County, Georgia, United States with a population of 558 people.

Other cities in Jasper County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jasper County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Plainfield 44,542 Village in Illinois, United States
Island Grove 596 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Hunt City 283 Township in Jasper County, Illinois
Brookville 226 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Willow Hill 224 Township in Jasper County, Illinois
Point Pleasant 149 Township in Warren County, Illinois
Wheeler 146 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Hidalgo 103 Village in Jasper County, Illinois, United States
Yale 84 City in Illinois, United States of America
Rose Hill 80 Village in Jasper County, Illinois, United States