The unemployment rate in Newton is 2.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Newton jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Newton's cost of living is 21.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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Jasper county flipped Republican in 2016, after voting Democratic in 2012, 2008, and 2004, and Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats
Newton's population is 15,085 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Newton is Real Estate: $101,400
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.9%.
Newton public schools spend $11,142 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Newton. More Education