Newton SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
6

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Newton, New Jersey Info Snack

Newton, officially the Town of Newton, is an incorporated municipality located in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. It is situated approximately 60 miles (97 km) by road northwest of New York City. It is one of fifteen municipalities in the state organized as a town, and the municipal government operates under a council-manager structure provided by the Faulkner Act, or Optional Municipal Charter Law. As the location of the county's administrative offices and court system, Newton is the county seat of Sussex County.
Population
7,895
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
13.6%
Median Home
$210,300
Median Income
$59,661
Median Rent
$1,137

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Map Of Newton, NJ

Population over time in Newton

Year Population % Change
2017 7,895 -0.5%
2016 7,937 -0.6%
2015 7,982 -0.7%
2014 8,036 0.5%
2013 7,999 -0.5%
2012 8,043 0.8%
2011 7,983 -1.0%
2010 8,065 -0.7%
2009 8,121 -
Crime/100k Newton NJ USA
Violent Crime 140.6 208.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 12.8 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 127.8 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 1035.3 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 102.2 215.9 376.0
Larceny 920.2 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 12.8 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Newton

White
75.9% (5,990)
African American
5.0% (396)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.1% (168)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (75)
Hispanic
16.0% (1,266)
Race Newton NJ USA
White 75.9% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 5.0% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.0% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Newton, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
4.4% (34,891)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (48,606)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.2% (103,951)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.3% (57,269)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (89,513)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (133,307)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.3% (112,854)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (139,082)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.8% (53,419)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (16,603)
Income Newton NJ USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 514.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 332.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.2% 744.5% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.3% 712.4% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 975.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 1493.1% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.3% 1212.6% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 1753.2% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.8% 965.5% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 1296.9% 697.9%

Gender in Newton

Female
49.2% (3,888)
Male
50.8% (4,006)
Gender Newton NJ USA
Female 49.2% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.8% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (315)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (473)
High School / GED
34.0% (2,684)
Some College
23.0% (1,815)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (631)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,263)
Master's Degree
6.0% (473)
Professional Degree
2.0% (157)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (78)
Education Newton NJ USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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