Living in Newton, KS

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Newton SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Newton, KS Crime Report

691
Total Crimes
3,669.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
42.88%
Above National Average

Newton, KS Cost Of Living

88
Newton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Newton, Kansas Info Snack

Newton is a city in and the county seat of Harvey County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 19,132. Newton is located 25 miles (40 km) north of Wichita. The city of North Newton is located immediately north, existing as a separate political entity.
Population
18,923
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
14.5%
Median Home
$103,800
Median Income
$50,008
Median Rent
$736

Newton, KS Photos

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Rankings for Newton in Kansas

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Map Of Newton, KS

Population over time in Newton

Year Population % Change
2017 18,923 -0.3%
2016 18,972 -0.7%
2015 19,103 -0.2%
2014 19,139 -0.0%
2013 19,144 0.1%
2012 19,134 0.5%
2011 19,036 0.6%
2010 18,931 0.9%
2009 18,769 -
Crime/100k Newton KS USA
Violent Crime 695.7 439.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.9 5.0
Robbery 47.8 53.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 520.4 328.3 246.8
Property Crime 2974.0 2633.9 2199.5
Burglary 488.6 430.6 376.0
Larceny 2278.3 1933.9 1594.6
Car Theft 207.1 269.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Newton

White
77.7% (14,694)
African American
2.4% (451)
American Indian
0.1% (21)
Asian
0.7% (135)
Hawaiian
0.4% (75)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (526)
Hispanic
16.0% (3,021)
Race Newton KS USA
White 77.7% 76.1% 61.1%
African American 2.4% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.0% 11.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Newton, Kansas

Less than $10,000
5.8% (110,192)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (118,840)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.2% (192,219)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (184,807)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.0% (339,966)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.9% (434,099)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (199,631)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.4% (197,655)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (82,273)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (32,613)
Income Newton KS USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 5.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.2% 9.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 10.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.0% 14.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.9% 18.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.4% 14.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Newton

Female
50.6% (9,579)
Male
49.4% (9,344)
Gender Newton KS USA
Female 50.6% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (378)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,513)
High School / GED
28.0% (5,298)
Some College
26.0% (4,919)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,703)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (3,027)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,703)
Professional Degree
2.0% (378)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Newton KS USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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