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Demographics

People

Total Population27,990
Male Share of the Population49.7%
Female Share of the Population50.3%
Senior Citizens15.6%
Employed Population 16+13,213
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married59%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher55.3%
Median Earnings25+$67,091
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$41,389

Wealth

Median Family Income$134,743
% Above Poverty Level95.5%
% Below Poverty Level4.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home7.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone20.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,366
Median House Value$402,200

Ancestry

Italian24.1%
Irish21.2%
English14.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.2%
Polish6.8%
French Except Basque3.8%
Scottish3.1%
Russian3.1%
Swedish2.7%
Hungarian2.5%
Portuguese2.2%
Canadian1.7%
Czech1.4%
Dutch1.4%
Arab1.1%
Slovak1%
Austrian1%
Lithuanian0.9%
Greek0.8%
Lebanese0.8%
Norwegian0.7%
Finnish0.6%
Ukrainian0.6%
Danishn0.5%
Swiss0.4%
Welsh0.4%
Brazilian0.4%
West Indian0.4%
Syrian0.3%
Romanian0.3%
Belgian0.2%
Jamaican0.1%
British0.1%
Turkish0.1%
Barbadian0.1%
German0.1%
Albanian0.1%
US/American0.1%
Australian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Estonian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
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Newtown Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fairfield County
Standard Zip Codes6470
Phone Area Codes203,475
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.41
Approximate Longitude-73.31

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)

StationDANBURY
Distance5.9 miles
Jan Temp18 to 35 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 62 F
Annual Precip51.7 inches
StationBULLS BRIDGE DAM
Distance18.8 miles
Jan Temp14 to 35 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip47.8 inches
StationBRIDGEPORT SIKORSKY AP
Distance19.3 miles
Jan Temp23 to 37 F
Apr Temp41 to 57 F
Jul Temp66 to 82 F
Oct Temp46 to 63 F
Annual Precip44.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ansonia18,950$65,134
Danbury83,890$77,188
Derby12,755$66,087
Naugatuck31,625$78,137
Shelton40,979$102,108
Waterbury109,211$48,822

Newtown Public Libraries

Cyrenius H. Booth Library
25 MAIN ST.
Newtown, Connecticut
(203) 426-4533

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Newtown Public Schools

Garner Correctional Institution
50 Nunnawauk Road
ZIP: 6470
High
Total Enrollment 18
Hawley Elementary School
29 Church Hill Road
ZIP: 6470
Primary
Total Enrollment 321
Head O'meadow Elementary School
94 Boggs Hill Road
ZIP: 6470
Primary
Total Enrollment 314
Middle Gate Elementary School
7 Cold Spring Road
ZIP: 6470
Primary
Total Enrollment 391
Newtown Preschool
94 Boggs Hill Road
ZIP: 6470
Primary
Total Enrollment 58
Reed Intermediate School
3 Trades Lane
ZIP: 6470
Middle
Total Enrollment 731
Starr
3 Trades Lane
ZIP: 6470
High
Total Enrollment 2
Newtown Middle School
11 Queen Street
ZIP: 6471
Middle
Total Enrollment 833

Newtown Private Schools

Housatonic Valley Waldorf School
40 Dodgingtown Rd
ZIP: 6470
Elementary
Total Enrollment 92
St Rose Of Lima School
40 Church Hill Rd
ZIP: 6470
Elementary
Total Enrollment 360
The Fraser-woods School
173 S Main St
ZIP: 6470
Elementary
Total Enrollment 123
The Learning Experience
274 S Main St
ZIP: 6470
Elementary
Total Enrollment 8
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