Newton, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 7,860 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.7%
 
Males: 3,982  (50.7%)
Females: 3,878  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

41.8 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 07860.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,474 (it was $41,667 in 2000)
Newton:

$57,474
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,029 (it was $20,577 in 2000)

Newton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $232,552 (it was $136,500 in 2000)
Newton:

$232,552
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $258,572; detached houses: $264,806; townhouses or other attached units: $229,524; in 2-unit structures: $79,605; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $394,987

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,172.

March 2019 cost of living index in Newton: 113.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.2%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.7% for Black residents, 32.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Newton, NJ (2010)
    • 6,25778.2%White alone
    • 98712.3%Hispanic
    • 3614.5%Black alone
    • 2332.9%Asian alone
    • 1191.5%Two or more races
    • 270.3%American Indian alone
    • 100.1%Other race alone
    • 30.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Newton, New Jersey as of February 18, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Newton is 728 to 1.


Crime rates in Newton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(51.2)
0
(0.0)
5
(63.5)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(23.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.0)
1
(12.3)
3
(37.1)
2
(24.5)
1
(12.5)
5
(62.5)
0
(0.0)
5
(63.3)
2
(25.6)
3
(37.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(131.0)
8
(95.0)
4
(48.2)
6
(73.9)
6
(74.3)
3
(36.8)
2
(24.9)
2
(25.0)
7
(89.6)
4
(50.7)
6
(76.7)
10
(125.8)
5
(63.5)
10
(127.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
16
(190.5)
9
(106.9)
25
(301.2)
35
(430.9)
18
(222.8)
22
(269.6)
10
(124.6)
33
(412.6)
21
(268.8)
19
(240.6)
22
(281.4)
25
(314.5)
10
(127.0)
8
(102.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
160
(1,905)
123
(1,460)
88
(1,060)
113
(1,391)
126
(1,560)
119
(1,458)
109
(1,358)
120
(1,500)
84
(1,075)
106
(1,342)
83
(1,062)
107
(1,346)
77
(977.9)
72
(920.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(59.5)
5
(59.4)
4
(48.2)
4
(49.2)
1
(12.4)
1
(12.3)
2
(24.9)
1
(12.5)
1
(12.8)
3
(38.0)
2
(25.6)
6
(75.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(11.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.8)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)127.689.680.6108.2129.792.973.8138.680.8102.7128.2118.4111.574.4

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City-data.com crime index in Newton, NJ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 25 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.07
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: Italian (13.0%), Irish (12.0%), American (8.6%), German (8.4%), English (3.7%), Dutch (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 608 feet

Land area: 3.10 square miles.

Population density: 2,538 people per square mile   (average).

Newton, New Jersey map

1,226 residents are foreign born (10.1% Latin America, 3.0% Asia, 2.2% Europe).

This town:

15.7%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,451 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $7,000 (3.7%)

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+: Manhattan, NY (45.4 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

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)

Latitude: 41.05 N, Longitude: 74.76 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,123 (+40.0%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 1,188 (33.5%)

Area codes: 973, 862, 201

Distribution of median household income in Newton, NJ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Newton, NJ in 2017
Newton satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $11,000
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $90,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Newton, NJ residents
Average permit cost in Newton, NJ
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Historical population in Newton, NJ
Historical housing units in Newton, NJ

Population change in the 1990s: +629 (+8.3%).
Most common industries in Newton, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Newton, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Computer specialists (3.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Computer specialists (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)

Average climate in Newton, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Newton, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.5. This is about average.

City:

74.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.301. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.301
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.03. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.03
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.310. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.310
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.90
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Newton-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 29% smaller 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 near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 201.6 miles away from Newton center
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 Newton center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 243.2 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 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 294.7 miles away from the city 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 Newton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sussex County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Newton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Newton:

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

Heliports located in Newton:

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College/University in Newton:

  • Sussex County Community College (Full-time enrollment: 2,402; 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: 2,271)
  • County College of Morris (about 17 miles; Randolph, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,427)
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 23 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 6,195)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (about 26 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,690)
  • Drew University (about 27 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey (about 31 miles; Wayne, NJ; FT enrollment: 10,198)
  • Raritan Valley Community College (about 31 miles; Branchburg, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,735)

Public high schools in Newton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Newton:

Private elementary/middle schools in Newton:

  • ST JOSEPH REGIONAL SCHOOL (Students: 192, Location: 20 JEFFERSON ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 173, Location: 92 COUNTY ROAD 519, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Newton

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)

Points of interest:

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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).

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 - Football player, John W. Griggs - Politician, Henry J. B. Cummings - Union Army officer, Scott P Crowley - born director.

Sussex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

NEWTON WATER & SEWER UTILITY (Population served: 8,300, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 23 regular monitoring violations
SUSSEX COUNTY MEDICAL ASSOCIAT (Population served: 223, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-28-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-26-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-11-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2006), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-15-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2006)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-24-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-24-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-11-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-24-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-24-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-11-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
GREEN HILLS EST PROP OWN (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
SUSSEX COUNTY LIBRARY (Population served: 106, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-02-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-06-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-16-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-05-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-11-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-11-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-12-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-31-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
TUSCANY BISTRO (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2006), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-19-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-23-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
THE CELLAR (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-19-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-04-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-04-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-23-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-25-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-01-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-21-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2008), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from JAN-11-2008 to JAN-25-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2008)
INDIAN HEAD CANOES (Address: 8 HAMPTON DOWNES , Serves NY, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Newton that have no violations reported:

  • STILLWATER GENERAL STORE (Population served: 63, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUSEX COUNTY FIRE TRAINING (Address: 1 COLLEGE HILL ROAD , Population served: 56, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
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

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

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.

For population 15 years and over in Newton:

Marital status in Newton, NJ
  • Never married: 35.7%
  • Now married: 39.4%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

For population 25 years and over in Newton:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.2
New Jersey average:

12.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Newton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Newton, NJ (based on Sussex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic56,40016
Mainline Protestant9,21136
Evangelical Protestant4,36831
Other1,34512
Orthodox3001
Black Protestant1821
None77,459-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs 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
This county:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

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

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

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

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sussex County:

23.7%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.4%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.8%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Newton:

46.3%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Newton:

28.6
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.0%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.6%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Newton:

33.9%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Newton:

55.9%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Newton:

78.3%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Newton, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 23$193,400$100,9040$0
Fire - Other 10$35,497$42,59611$8,954
Streets and Highways 10$62,832$75,3980$0
Financial Administration 7$20,068$34,4022$2,554
Sewerage 4$19,452$58,3561$1,681
Other Government Administration 4$28,395$85,1853$5,131
Water Supply 3$19,139$76,5561$1,681
Judicial and Legal 2$7,797$46,7823$3,137
Other and Unallocable 2$8,607$51,6426$9,930
Police - Other 2$6,386$38,31620$12,947
Parks and Recreation 1$11,510$138,1201$1,819
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 1$2,758
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 68$413,083$72,89749$50,592

Newton government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,739,000 ($221.25)
    Water Utilities: $281,000 ($35.75)
    Sewerage: $65,000 ($8.27)
    General Public Buildings: $12,000 ($1.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($1.27)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,318,000 ($422.14)
    General - Other: $3,155,000 ($401.40)
    Sewerage: $2,055,000 ($261.45)
    Regular Highways: $754,000 ($95.93)
    Central Staff Services: $314,000 ($39.95)
    Water Utilities: $281,000 ($35.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $267,000 ($33.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $189,000 ($24.05)
    Financial Administration: $171,000 ($21.76)
    Parking Facilities: $143,000 ($18.19)
    General Public Buildings: $85,000 ($10.81)
    Local Fire Protection: $54,000 ($6.87)
    Housing and Community Development: $52,000 ($6.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $39,000 ($4.96)
    Health - Other: $25,000 ($3.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000 ($3.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $623,000 ($79.26)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $62,000 ($7.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $17,000 ($2.16)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($0.64)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,655,000 ($719.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $462,000 ($58.78)

Newton government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,208,000 ($408.14)
    Parking Facilities: $78,000 ($9.92)
    Other: $13,000 ($1.65)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $307,000 ($39.06)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $534,000 ($67.94)
    Fines and Forfeits: $189,000 ($24.05)
    Rents: $140,000 ($17.81)
    Interest Earnings: $121,000 ($15.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $438,000 ($55.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,026,000 ($130.53)
    Other: $71,000 ($9.03)
  • Tax - Property: $8,396,000 ($1068.19)
    Other License: $183,000 ($23.28)
    Other Selective Sales: $67,000 ($8.52)
    Public Utilities Sales: $29,000 ($3.69)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $12,000 ($1.53)

Newton government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,565,000 ($3888.68)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,817,000 ($3666.28)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,610,000 ($840.97)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,862,000 ($618.58)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $2,047,000 ($260.43)

Newton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,303,000 ($420.23)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,714,000 ($472.52)

5.15% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($64,690 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.15%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Morris County, NJ  1.41% ($55,940 average AGI)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.57% ($60,396)
from Bergen County, NJ  0.44% ($72,878)


5.74% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($75,554 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.74%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($369 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Morris County, NJ  1.29% ($85,071 average AGI)
to Warren County, NJ  0.32% ($62,870)
to Passaic County, NJ  0.28% ($65,635)
Businesses in Newton, NJ
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kohl's1
Advance Auto Parts2Lowe's1
Applebee's1Marshalls1
Audi1McDonald's1
BMW1Nike1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Penske1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid2
Dairy Queen1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Staples1
Dunkin Donuts3Subaru1
Econo Lodge1Subway1
Fashion Bug1T-Mobile1
FedEx5Toyota1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS6
Harmon Face Values1Volkswagen1
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
Home Depot1Walmart1
Honda1YMCA1
KFC1

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)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Newton: James Howard.

Newton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Newton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 20.2mTotal length
  • $573,000Total costs
  • 44,830Total average daily traffic
  • 1,669Total average daily truck traffic
  • 52,516Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Newton, NJ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Newton, NJ

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • NY33HO011, 112 Hampton House Road (Lat: 41.078306 Lon: -74.735889), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQSJ616, Licensee ID: L01744207,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/27/2013, Expiration Date: 09/27/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Spectrum L.P.
  • JAIL, 39 High Street (Lat: 41.059194 Lon: -74.754889), Type: Bant, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 27 m, Call Sign: WQUF607,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/24/2014, Expiration Date: 06/24/2024, Certifier: Keith A Armstrong, Registrant: Rinehart Spectrum Solutions Group, LLC, 28 Twin Lakes Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0654, Email:
  • NJ07095A, 150 High Street (Lat: 41.055472 Lon: -74.764111), Type: Tank, Structure height: 34 m, Overall height: 35 m, Call Sign: WQWM776,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 10/06/2015, Expiration Date: 10/06/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

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, Cancellation Date: 01/28/2014, 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:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

23 (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 in Newton, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Newton, NJ - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 60
  • Service Call: 1
Fire incident types in Newton, NJ

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Newton, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Newton, NJ
  • 54.3%Utility gas
  • 30.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.7%Electricity
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Newton, NJ
  • 40.4%Electricity
  • 26.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 25.8%Utility gas
  • 4.5%No fuel used
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Other fuel


Newton compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Newton on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Africa, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Central America (population 500+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2011 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: extraction workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
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