The unemployment rate in Newton is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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 2.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Newton, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Lackawanna county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Newton's population is 2,809 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.2%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Newton is $226,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.9%. Check out the homes in the area
Newton public schools spend $12,245 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Newton. More Education