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Population in 2012: 7,856 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.7%
 

Males: 3,510  (44.7%)
Females: 4,346  (55.3%)

Median resident age:  41.9 years
New Jersey median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 07860.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $44,177 (it was $41,667 in 2000)
Newton:

$44,177
NJ:

$69,667
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,790

Newton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $235,448 (it was $136,500 in 2000)
Newton:

$235,448
NJ:

$311,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $281,527; Detached houses: $286,807; Townhouses or other attached units: $264,945; In 2-unit structures: $266,300; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $265,371; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $265,371; Mobile homes: $137,832

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,006.

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  • White alone - 6,257 (78.2%)
  • Hispanic - 987 (12.3%)
  • Black alone - 361 (4.5%)
  • Asian alone - 233 (2.9%)
  • Two or more races - 119 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 27 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 10 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 3 (0.04%)

Races in Newton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Newton: 115.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (16.1%), Irish (15.1%), Italian (10.8%), English (6.8%), Polish (5.1%), Dutch (4.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 608 feet

Land area: 3.10 square miles.

Population density: 2,536 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Newton:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Newton town:

  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

859 residents are foreign born (2.9% Asia, 2.4% Europe).

This town:  10.8%
New Jersey:  21.2%



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Newton, New Jersey as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Newton to the number of sex offenders is 1,122 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $6,816 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $6,715 (2.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wayne, NJ (27.5 miles , pop. 54,069).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (37.1 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (50.1 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Andover borough, NJ (2.2 miles ), Ross Corner, NJ (2.2 miles) , Lake Mohawk, NJ (2.4 miles ), Branchville borough, NJ (2.5 miles ), Crandon Lakes, NJ (2.6 miles ), Byram Center, NJ (2.9 miles) , Ogdensburg borough, NJ (2.9 miles ), Johnsonburg, NJ (3.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $57,300
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $56,600
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $248,700
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.05 N, Longitude: 74.76 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,026 (+37.9%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 973 (30.8%)

Area codes: 973, 862, 201

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Crime rates in Newton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000001001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.012.40.00.012.5
Rapes 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 041120113215
per 100,000 0.047.511.911.823.80.012.012.337.124.512.562.5
Assaults 2988118466322
per 100,000 24.1106.995.494.7131.095.048.273.974.336.824.925.0
Burglaries 14161020169253518221033
per 100,000 168.4190.1119.3236.7190.5106.9301.2430.9222.8269.6124.6412.6
Thefts 12712711915816012388113126119109120
per 100,000 1527.71508.91419.21870.31904.81460.51060.21391.31559.61458.21358.41500.2
Auto thefts 725955441121
per 100,000 84.223.859.6106.559.559.448.249.212.412.324.912.5
Arson 100010100010
per 100,000 12.00.00.00.011.90.012.00.00.00.012.50.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 83.8110.391.8121.4126.688.979.9107.3128.792.173.2137.5

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Crime rate in Newton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 31 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.75
New Jersey average:

3.38

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Newton, New Jersey accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.0%
New Jersey:

8.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +629 (+8.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (3%)
  • Cashiers (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Newton-area historical tornado activity is above New Jersey state average. It is 6% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Newton town center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 14.3 miles away from the town center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Newton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.7 miles away from Newton center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 52.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 61.4 miles away from Newton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sussex County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzards: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Newton topographic map

Birthplace of: Janeane Garofalo - (born 1964), comedian, Ardolph Loges Kline - Politician, Bob Coronato - Painter, James Peter Warbasse - Surgeon and cooperator, Mary Tuthill Lindheim - Sculptor and studio potter, Danny Baugher - Player of football, John W. Griggs - Politician, Henry J. B. Cummings - Union Army officer, Scott P Crowley - born director.

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Newton: James Howard.


Hospitals/medical centers in Newton:

  • RV NEWTON (Dialysis Facility, RENAL CENTER OF NEWTON)
  • KAREN ANN QUINLAN HOSPICE (Hospital, 99 SPARTA AVENUE)
  • NEWTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 175 HIGH ST)
  • BARN HILL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 249 HIGH STREET)
  • BARN HILL CONV CENTER (Nursing Home, 249 HIGH ST , ROUTE 94)
  • BRISTOL GLEN SNF (Nursing Home, 200 BRISTOL GLEN DRIVE)
  • SUSSEX COUNTY HOMESTEAD (Nursing Home, 129 MORRIS TURNPIKE)
  • VALLEY VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 1 SUMMIT AVENUE)

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College/University in Newton:

  • Sussex County Community College (Full-time enrollment: 2,461; Location: One College Hill Road; Public; Website: www.sussex.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Newton:

  • Centenary College (about 15 miles; Hackettstown, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 2,358)
  • County College of Morris (about 17 miles; Randolph, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,136)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 23 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,251)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (about 26 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,671)
  • Drew University (about 27 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,115)
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey (about 30 miles; Wayne, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,076)
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey (about 31 miles; Mahwah, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,230)

Public high schools in Newton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Newton:

Private elementary/middle schools in Newton:

  • CAMP AUXILIUM LEARNING CENTER (Students: 240; Location: 14 OLD SWARTSWOOD RD; Grades: PK - TK)
  • ST JOSEPH REGIONAL SCHOOL (Students: 197; Location: 20 JEFFERSON ST; Grades: KG - 8)
  • NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 188; Location: 92 RTE 519; Grades: PK - 8)
  • RAINBOWS OF LEARNING (Students: 43; Location: 111 RYERSON AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Newton, map of school districts: KITTATINNY REGIONAL

Library in Newton:

  • SUSSEX COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $5,096,088; Location: 125 MORRIS TURNPIKE; 310,757 books; 1,687 e-books; 17,980 audio materials; 16,987 video materials; 12 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 570 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Newton: Newton First Aid Rescue Squad (A), Newton Fire Department Station 3 (B), Newton Fire Prevention Office (C), Newton Fire Department Station 1 (D), Newton Fire Department Station 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Newton Cemetery (1), Saint Joseph Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Hortons Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Newton Fire Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 150 Spring Street), AAA Mid-Atlantic (Tours & Charters; 65 Newton Sparta Road), AAA Travel (Tours & Charters; 65 Newton Sparta Road).

Hotels: Econo Lodge (Highway 206), Econo Lodge Newton (448 Route 206 South), Country Inn (Highway 206), Mountain Brook Inn (901 Middleville Road).

Courts: Newton Town - Registrar of Vital Statistics- Health Clerk- Court Clerk- Elections- Municipal C (39 Trinity Street), Courts - Superior Court (Sussex Courthouse).

 
Sussex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 27.8. This is about average.
City:

27.8
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.316. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.316
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.37. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.37
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.12. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

5.12
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

30.0
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.61. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

7.61
U.S.:

9.59

Drinking water stations with addresses in Newton and their reported violations in the past:

NEWTON WATER & SEWER UTI (Population served: 8300, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In JUN-2000. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-18-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-21-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2000)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In MAY-2000. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-18-2000)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In APR-2000. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-09-2000)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In FEB-2000. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-05-2000)
  • 24 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2002 and MAR-2002, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2002), St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2002)
  • Monitoring, Routine/Repeat (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-1997. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-20-1997)
  • 103 regular monitoring violations
WINDY BROW FARMS (Population served: 202, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-28-2005), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from APR-28-2005 to DEC-13-2005)
GREEN HILLS EST PROP OWN (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule
  • 109 regular monitoring violations
SUSSEX CNTY HLTH-THE HOMESTED (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule
TUSCANY BISTRO (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
INDIAN HEAD CANOES (Address: 8 HAMPTON DOWNES , Serves NY, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.7%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.5% for Black residents, 24.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 11.8% for other race residents, 37.8% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.1%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Newton, NJ

People in group quarters in Newton in 2010:

  • 303 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 174 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 35 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 28 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 28 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Newton in 2000:

  • 166 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 161 people in nursing homes
  • 92 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 29 people in other group homes
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Newton compared to New Jersey state average:

Newton, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Newton (2011 data):

  • Lakeland Bank: Hampton Branch, Bristol Glen, Park Place Branch. Info updated 2009/08/05: Bank assets: $2,820.0 mil, Deposits: $2,260.3 mil, headquarters in Newfoundland, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Lakeland Bancorp, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Hampton-Newton Branch at 120 Hampton House Road, branch established on 1968/09/21. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Newton Branch at 136 Water Street, branch established on 1818/08/17. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Newton Branch at 122 Water Street, branch established on 2009/12/14. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • SussexBank: Newton Branch at 15 Trinity Street, branch established on 1991/05/03. Info updated 2010/12/17: Bank assets: $504.9 mil, Deposits: $426.1 mil, headquarters in Franklin, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Sussex Bancorp
  • First Hope Bank, A National Banking Association: Andover Branch at 161 Newton Sparta Road, branch established on 2004/07/06. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $417.7 mil, Deposits: $347.8 mil, headquarters in Hope, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First Hope Bancorp
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: 197 Main Street Branch at 197 Main Street, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Newton travel time to work - commute


Newton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (36%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Newton town (based on Sussex County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.50%
Here44.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal Church
Adherents69.7%6.4%6.2%6.0%2.4%
Congregations19.0%4.8%15.5%14.3%4.8%
NameLutheran ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChristian Reformed Church in North AmericaAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.8%1.7%0.8%0.8%4.1%
Congregations3.6%2.4%1.2%6.0%28.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 29
Sussex County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 25
Sussex County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Here:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 101
Here:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Sussex County:

7.8%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sussex County:

23.7%
State:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.4%
New Jersey:

18.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$18,367$31,4862$2,028
Other Government Administration 4$25,988$77,9643$4,074
Judicial and Legal 2$7,136$42,8163$2,491
Police Protection - Officers 24$177,005$88,5030$0
Police - Other 2$5,845$35,07018$10,280
Fire - Other 10$32,488$38,98610$7,109
Streets and Highways 10$57,506$69,0070$0
Welfare 0$0 1$2,190
Sewerage 4$17,803$53,4091$1,335
Parks and Recreation 1$10,534$126,4081$1,444
Water Supply 3$17,517$70,0681$1,335
Other and Unallocable 2$7,877$47,2625$7,884
Totals for Government 69$378,066$65,75145$40,170

Newton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parking Facilities: $14,000 ($1.78)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,957,000 ($249.11)
    General - Other: $869,000 ($110.62)
    Regular Highways: $756,000 ($96.23)
    Sewerage: $738,000 ($93.94)
    Water Utilities: $275,000 ($35.01)
    Central Staff Services: $263,000 ($33.48)
    Parks & Recreation: $156,000 ($19.86)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $150,000 ($19.09)
    Financial Administration: $131,000 ($16.68)
    Parking Facilities: $80,000 ($10.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $79,000 ($10.06)
    Fire Protection: $65,000 ($8.27)
    General Public Buildings: $55,000 ($7.00)
    Private Transit Subsidies: $35,000 ($4.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($2.29)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.25)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($0.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $412,000 ($52.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($4.07)
    Sewerage: $30,000 ($3.82)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,434,000 ($437.12)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $331,000 ($42.13)

Newton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,959,000 ($249.36)
    Parking Facilities: $63,000 ($8.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $32,000 ($4.07)
    All Other: $6,000 ($0.76)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $41,000 ($5.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $223,000 ($28.39)
    All Other: $14,000 ($1.78)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $266,000 ($33.86)
    Interest Earnings: $84,000 ($10.69)
    Rents: $38,000 ($4.84)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $653,000 ($83.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,370,000 ($174.39)
    Highways: $279,000 ($35.51)
    All Other: $28,000 ($3.56)
    Housing & Community Development: $11,000 ($1.40)
  • Tax - Property: $2,962,000 ($377.04)
    NEC: $9,000 ($1.15)

Newton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $5,512,000 ($701.63)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,872,000 ($874.75)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $650,000 ($82.74)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $6,696,000 ($852.34)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $5,434,000 ($691.70)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $826,000 ($105.14)
    Water Utilities: $78,000 ($9.93)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $3,432,000 ($436.86)
    End of Fiscal Year: $2,977,000 ($378.95)

Newton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,045,000 ($260.31)

6.32% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($64,271 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
New Jersey average:

6.12%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($265 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Morris County, NJ  1.69% ($63,845 average AGI)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.77% ($58,259)
from Bergen County, NJ  0.71% ($66,851)


6.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($65,894 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
New Jersey average:

6.89%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($205 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.03%
New Jersey average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Morris County, NJ  1.40% ($51,394 average AGI)
to Passaic County, NJ  0.41% ($47,212)
to Warren County, NJ  0.31% ($55,607)

Strongest AM radio stations in Newton:

  • WNNJ (1360 AM; 2 kW; NEWTON, NJ)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Newton:

  • WNNJ-FM (103.7 FM; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSUS (102.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNJP (88.5 FM; SUSSEX, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTH.)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • W284AF (104.7 FM; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WSBG (93.5 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WDHA-FM (105.5 FM; DOVER, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WWYY (107.1 FM; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • W224AS (92.7 FM; WASHINGTON, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • WTSX (96.7 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: PORT JERVIS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Newton:

  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W36AZ (Channel 36; SUSSEX, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CING. AUTHORITY)
  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WNJB2 (Channel 58; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: NJ PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W49BE (Channel 49; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CING. AUTHORITY)
  • W23AZ (Channel 23; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CENTENARY COLLEGE)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Newton, New Jersey:
  • Fatal accident count: 16
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 6
  • Fatalities: 17
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 29
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
New Jersey average:
  • Fatal accident count: 98
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 145
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 31
  • Fatalities: 106
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 251
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 20

See more detailed statistics of Newton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Newton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Newton, NJ)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Goodale Rd 1.5 Mi N R206 (Lat: 41.018889 Lon: -74.751667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 62 m, Call Sign: KNKM819, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.862 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/12/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley
    Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

130 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Newton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

22 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Newton)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED28$213,82120$163,400134$202,40314$58,6431$150,0007$181,429
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$205,5002$134,00010$178,8004$16,5000$03$144,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$201,0006$149,16753$225,9816$75,0000$01$166,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$158,0001$284,00031$220,3231$120,0000$01$110,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$140,00011$290,0910$00$02$140,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3737.00 , 3738.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$205,3331$258,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$178,3330$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$286,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$212,0002$251,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3737.00 , 3738.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 60
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Newton


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Newton, NJ
Businesses in Newton, NJ
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kohl's1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
BMW1Marshalls1
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's1
Blockbuster1Nike1
Burger King1Penske1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts3Rite Aid2
Econo Lodge1Sears1
Fashion Bug1Staples1
FedEx5Subway1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Harmon Face Values1UPS6
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
Home Depot1Walmart1
KFC1YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Newton, NJ

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