Newton Newton County, Mississippi

Newton: City in Newton County, Mississippi

About

Newton is a city located in the county of Newton in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,373 and a population density of 182 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,123 inhabitants.

Newton Quick Facts

Population : 3,123 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Newton County
Postal code : 39345
Phone Area Codes : 601
Area : 18.57 km2
Altitude : 427 feet / 130 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:05:33 (25th January 2022)
Density : 168 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.01% (2010-2020)
Newton locator map
Location of Newton on Mississippi map.
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Geography

Newton is located at 32°19'17"N 89°9'48"W (32.3212600, -89.1633900).

Newton map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Newton decreased by 8.01% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,373 - census
2011 3,324 -1.47% estimation process
2012 3,321 -0.09% estimation process
2013 3,313 -0.24% estimation process
2014 3,317 0.12% estimation process
2015 3,282 -1.07% estimation process
2016 3,252 -0.92% estimation process
2017 3,215 -1.15% estimation process
2018 3,206 -0.28% estimation process
2019 3,155 -1.62% estimation process
2020 3,123 -1.02% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 11,821
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 11,315
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 11,746
April 1, 2010 Population : 11,327
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.9%
People over 65 (%) : 16.6%
Female persons, % : 54.8%
White only, percent : 94.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 1.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 91.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 559
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 5.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 79.0%

Newton zip code is 39345. County name: Newton, County fips: 28101

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 79.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $192,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,585
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $576
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,042
2015-2019 Households : 4,963
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.36
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 42.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 13,640
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 22,338
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 47,889
2012 total retail sales per capita : $4,164
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $73,200
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $39,016
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,106
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 529
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 420
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 46
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,042
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 70
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 977
2010 population per square mile : 3,033.4
2010 land area in square miles : 3.73

People born in Newton (7)

People born in Newton, including singer-songwriter Paul Overstreet, politician Elton Watkins, publisher Robert L "Rusty" White, .

List

  • Shorty McWilliams (American football player (1926-1997)) he was born in 12/05/1926
  • James Evans (American politician from MIssissippi) he was born in 13/10/1950
  • Richard Parks (American writer) he was born in 15/06/1955
  • Oree Banks he was born in 01/01/1935

Schools in Newton

College & universities near Newton, MS

Code Name City ZIP
175643 East Central Community College Decatur (MS) 39327-0129

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Newton, MS

Code Name Address Type
MEI Union Station 1901 Front Street RAIL
LAU Laurel station 230 North Maple Street RAIL
JAN Union Station 300 W. Capital Street RAIL
HBI Hattiesburg, MS 7297 US Highway 49 BUS
HBG Hattiesburg station 308 Newman St. RAIL

Post offices near Newton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Newton Post Office Newton (MS) 39345

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Other cities in Newton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Newton County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Decatur 1,733 Town in Newton County, Mississippi, United States
Conehatta 1,342 Census-designated place in Newton County, Mississippi
Hickory 515 Town in Newton County, Mississippi, United States
Chunky 313 City in Newton County, Mississippi, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Newton distances to largest Mississippi cities