The City of Newton had a population of 2,799 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Newton is located at latitude 38.9882 and longitude -88.1648 in Jasper County. The formal boundaries for the City of Newton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jasper County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 535 feet.
The City of Newton (GNIS ID: 2395228) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Newton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,332|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,513|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,845|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.37|
|Population in Households||2,745|
|Population in Familes||2,136|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||54|
|Median Household Income||$40,829|
|Average Household Income||$56,329|
|Per Capita Income||$24,311|
|Total Housing Units||1,375 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||837 (60.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||360 (26.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||178 (12.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,548|
|Average Home Value||$98,865|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.74%|
|Per Capita Income||2.55%|
The table below compares Newton to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 451||67th|
|Population Density||# 457||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 921||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1152||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 925||32nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.