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People

Total Population 1,709
Male Share of the Population 50.2%
Female Share of the Population 49.8%
Senior Citizens 16.1%
Employed Population 16+ 767
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 48.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,969
% Above Poverty Level 82.3%
% Below Poverty Level 17.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 0.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.5%
Median Gross Rent $587
Median House Value $103,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 27.2%
US/American 0%
English 6.8%
Irish 10.2%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Newton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 14 miles NW of Dothan, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 181 miles SW of Atlanta, Georgia
County Dale
Metro Area Dothan
Standard Zip Codes 36352
Phone Area Codes 334
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.335
Longitude -85.605

Newton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station OZARK 6 NNW
Distance 14.5 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 60 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 56 to 79 F
Annual Precip 56.3 inches
Station HEADLAND
Distance 16.1 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 59 F
Apr Temp 52 to 79 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 56.6 inches
Station GENEVA NO 2
Distance 25.7 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 59 F
Apr Temp 51 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 58.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Newton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Waterford (36352)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clayhatchee 441 $45,938
Daleville 5,188 $57,614
Level Plains 2,181 $71,333
Ozark 14,786 $54,729
Pinckard 460 $44,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Newton Public Libraries

Library
Newton Public Library
203 OATES STREET
Newton, Alabama
(334) 299-3316

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Newton High Schools

WICKSBURG HIGH SCHOOL
1172 S STATE HIGHWAY 123
334-692-5549
Serves 841 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.5

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