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Welcome to Newton ...
When the people of Newton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Newtonian<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Newton has a population of 15,209 people<2> (see below for details).
Newton is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Newton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Newton is within the boundaries of the (641) area code.
The ZIP code for Newton: 50208<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Newton had a population of 15,254 people (or 41.4% of the total population of Jasper County). This makes Newton the county's most populous community.
The population of Newton represents 0.5% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 26th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 15,254 people, the population of Newton decreased 2.09% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 15,579 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Newton had an population of 15,209 people. This is a decrease of 0.3% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.37% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Newton.
Communities near Newton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the East (E) of Newton
Located in Poweshiek County
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Newton
Located in Polk County
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Newton
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Newton
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Newton
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Newton
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Newton
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Newton
Located in Marshall County
Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Newton
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Newton
Located in Marshall County
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Newton.
Communities Also Named Newton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 50 communities that are also named Newton - they are located in Alabama (2), Alberta, British Columbia, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (3), Kansas (3), Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana (2), Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah (2), Virginia (3), Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Newton.
Websites for Newton ...
Official Website: www.newtongov.org/
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Newton:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newton ...
Looking for more information about Newton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Newton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Newton.
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The official website for Newton: www.newtongov.org/
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This page was last modified: 20 Oct 2019