Newton, New Jersey 

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Population

7,937

-2.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$49,223

Median Home Price

$195,700

Best Places to Live in Newton, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Newton, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

Local Listings in Newton
 $350,000 
12 Waterside Way
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1240 SqFt
 $319,900 
911 Hampton Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1240 SqFt
 $354,900 
71 Van Horn Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1240 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area

New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Newton
Zip Codes: 07860
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Newton is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Newton jobs have decreased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Newton's cost of living is 14.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Newton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Newton, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Sussex county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Newton's population is 7,937 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Newton is $195,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Newton public schools spend $18,293 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Newton. More Education


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Housing Market in Newton

It's a good time to buy in Newton. Home Appreciation is up 19.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Newton Real Estate

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Reviews for Newton   3 Reviews
not like it used to be. - 7/6/2010
newton is not like it used to be. i grew up in newton and moved away for a long time. i moved back, and even though some of the small town charm is still here. i've... Read More

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Housing, property taxes, communting - 9/23/2006
We have lived in Newton for the last 30+ years and things have changed quite a bit. Sussex county was an alternative to Morris, Passaic and Bergen counties, but this is... Read More

Sussex County - 4/21/2006
If your going to live in Northern New Jersey, Sussex County is your best option. Hudson County is the most overcrowded area of the entire state. Passaic and Essex... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN NEWTON
$350,000
12 Waterside Way
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$319,900
911 Hampton Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$354,900
71 Van Horn Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$525,000
2 Hidden Valley Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$515,000
5 Paulinskill Lake Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$414,999
8 Primrose Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$142,500
5 Glenn Ter
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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