Newtown, Fountain County, Indiana

Newtown: Town in Indiana, United States

About

Newtown is a town located in the county of Fountain in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 256 and a population density of 196 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 244 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Newtown

Population : 244 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Fountain County
Postal code : 47969
Phone Area Codes : 765
Area : 1.31 km2
Altitude : 725 feet / 221 meters
Time Zone : America/Indiana/Indianapolis
Local time : 02:04:13 (29th January 2023)
Density : 187 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.92% (2010-2020)

Geography

Newtown is located at 40°12'15"N 87°8'52"W (40.2042100, -87.1477900).

Newtown map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Newtown decreased by 4.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 256 - census
2011 260 1.54% estimation process
2012 259 -0.39% estimation process
2013 256 -1.17% estimation process
2014 253 -1.19% estimation process
2015 250 -1.2% estimation process
2016 249 -0.4% estimation process
2017 247 -0.81% estimation process
2018 245 -0.82% estimation process
2019 243 -0.82% estimation process
2020 244 0.41% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 9,883
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 10,246
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -3.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 10,612
April 1, 2010 Population : 10,227
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.8%
People over 65 (%) : 14.5%
Female persons, % : 50.5%
White only, percent : 83.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 1.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 31.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 64.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 266
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 33.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 63.2%

Newtown zip code is 47969. County name: Fountain, County fips: 18045

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 63.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $211,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,797
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $716
2015-2019 median gross rent : $972
2015-2019 Households : 3,643
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.76
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 80.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 12,813
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 29,211
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 73,646
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,168
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $59,814
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,111
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,394
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 686
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 595
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 166
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,179
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 126
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,216
2010 population per square mile : 4,276.0
2010 land area in square miles : 2.39

Schools in Newtown

College & universities near Newtown, IN

Code Name City ZIP
152673 Wabash College Crawfordsville (IN) 47933-0352

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Newtown, IN

Code Name Address Type
CRB Crawfordsville (Bus), Indiana 1000 Smith Ave BUS
CRF Crawfordsville Spring and Green Streets RAIL
LAF Lafayette station 200 North 2nd St. RAIL
DVI Danville, Illinois 379 Lynch Road BUS
REN Rensselaer 619 North Cullen Street RAIL

Post offices near Newtown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Newtown Post Office Newtown (IN) 47969

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Fountain County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fountain County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Attica 3,324 City in Logan Township, Fountain County, Indiana
Covington 2,540 City in Fountain County, Indiana, United States
Veedersburg 2,058 Town in Fountain County, Indiana, United States
Coal Creek 1,555 Unincorporated community in Fountain County, Indiana
Kingman 458 Human settlement in Fountain County, Indiana, United States of America
Mellott 194 Human settlement in Fountain County, Indiana, United States of America
Wallace 83 Town in Indiana, United States of America