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People

Total Population 28,012
Male Share of the Population 49.5%
Female Share of the Population 50.5%
Senior Citizens 15.2%
Employed Population 16+ 13,364
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 61.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 56.2%
Median Earnings25+ $65,802
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $30,833
Median Earnings With High School Degree $39,263

Wealth

Median Family Income $133,713
% Above Poverty Level 96.1%
% Below Poverty Level 3.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 33 minutes
% Working from Home 7.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.1%
% Using Public Transportation 1.8%

Housing

People Living Alone 19%
Median Gross Rent $1,336
Median House Value $414,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.5%
US/American 0%
English 13.1%
Irish 21.3%

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

Newtown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 7 miles E of Danbury, Connecticut (center to center)
Nearest Large City 58 miles NE of New York, New York
County Fairfield
Standard Zip Codes 06470
Phone Area Codes 203
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.413
Longitude -73.303

Newtown 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 DANBURY
Distance 5.9 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 36 to 60 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 62 F
Annual Precip 51.7 inches
Station BULLS BRIDGE DAM
Distance 18.8 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 35 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Station BRIDGEPORT SIKORSKY AP
Distance 19.3 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 37 F
Apr Temp 41 to 57 F
Jul Temp 66 to 82 F
Oct Temp 46 to 63 F
Annual Precip 44.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ansonia 19,035 $61,585
Danbury 83,476 $78,168
Derby 12,796 $64,134
Naugatuck 31,722 $77,538
Shelton 40,783 $103,831
Waterbury 109,551 $48,177

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

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Newtown High Schools

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GARNER CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTE
50 NUNNAWAUK ROAD
203-270-2897
A Non-traditional School
Serves 13 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 4.3

HOMEBOUND
4 FAIRFIELD CIRCLE SOUTH
203-426-7620
A Non-traditional School

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