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People

Total Population 2,227
Male Share of the Population 60.6%
Female Share of the Population 39.4%
Senior Citizens 14.6%
Employed Population 16+ 623
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 34.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $46,250
% Above Poverty Level 70.1%
% Below Poverty Level 29.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 7.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 35.6%
Median Gross Rent $605
Median House Value $49,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 38%
US/American 0%
English 7.9%
Irish 9.5%

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

Newton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 53 miles NW of Lake Charles, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 121 miles NE of Houston, Texas
County Newton
Standard Zip Codes 75966
Phone Area Codes 409
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.848
Longitude -93.757

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 SAM RAYBURN DAM
Distance 25.3 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 58 F
Apr Temp 53 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 95 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 60.5 inches
Station TOWN BLUFF DAM
Distance 25.5 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 59 F
Apr Temp 55 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 56 to 79 F
Annual Precip 54.7 inches
Station ROSEPINE RESEARCH STN
Distance 29 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 59 F
Apr Temp 53 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 59.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Browndell 189 $0
Jasper 7,684 $42,188

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

Newton Public Libraries

Library
Newton County Public Library
212 HIGH ST
Newton, Texas
(409) 379-8300

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Newton High Schools

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NEWTON H S
414 N MAIN STEET
409-379-4731
Serves 375 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.5

NEWTON CO SP ED CO-OP
414 N MAIN ST
409-379-8403

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