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Total population: 18,437 (Urban population: 18,431 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 6 (all nonfarm))
Housing density: 761 houses/condos per square mile
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $153,178.
Median contract rent in 2009: $438 (lower quartile is $375, upper quartile is $525)
Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $521
Median gross rent in Newton, KS in 2009: $585
Housing units in Newton with a mortgage: 2,629 (216 second mortgage, 208 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,567
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $61,521
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,222
Median monthly housing costs: $716
Latest news about housing in Newton, KS collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations
Detached houses: $101,698Here:$101,698State:$156,894
Townhouses or other attached units: $148,030Here:$148,030State:$149,604
In 2-unit structures: $175,577Here:$175,577State:$124,513
In 3-to-4-unit structures: $348,272Here:$348,272State:$108,027
Mobile homes: $26,914Here:$26,914State:$34,057
3,701 spouses, 4,948 children (4,609 natural, 93 adopted, 246 stepchildren), 179 grandchildren, 118 brothers or sisters, 47 parents, 174 other relatives, 253 non-relatives
Size of family households: 2,148 2-persons, 1,011 3-persons, 906 4-persons, 372 5-persons, 171 6-persons, 53 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 1,977 1-person, 188 2-persons, 51 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 2 6-persons.
3,117 married couples with children.
968 single-parent households (221 men, 747 women).
89.5% of residents of Newton speak English at home.
8.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (36% speak English very well, 45% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).
Foreign born population: 905 (5.3%)
(34.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 71.8%
Number of people working at home: 216 (2.6% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
52% of Newton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Kansas.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.1%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.2%
Unemployment rate for Black males: 28.9%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 13.1%
Unemployment rate for Asian males: 9.1%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for other race males: 4.9%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 3.2%
Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 17.9%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 4.8%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 5.6%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 1.7%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $22,400
House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Newton:
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)
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