Newton (zip 07860), New Jersey 

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Population

25,777

-2.4% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.7%

Median Income

$77,858

Median Home Price

$320,800

Median Age

44.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.0 / 4.9

summer / winter

Best Places to Live in Newton (zip 07860), 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 the 07860 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: Newton (zip 07860)
Cost of Living: 10.5% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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Newton, NJ Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Arts and culture
Economic center
Education
Cons
Cost of living and housing
Crowded lifestyle
Weak future job growth


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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Newton (zip 07860) is 7.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Newton (zip 07860) jobs have decreased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Newton (zip 07860)'s cost of living is 10.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Newton (zip 07860)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in the 07860 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Sussex county remained very strongly Republican, 58.5% to 39.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Newton (zip 07860)'s population is 25,777 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 2.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Newton (zip 07860) is Real Estate: $320,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.2%.

SCHOOLS
Newton (zip 07860) 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 (zip 07860). More Education



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Housing Market in Newton

It's a good time to buy in Newton. Home Appreciation is up 19.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Newton is $320,800.
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Reviews for Newton   2 Reviews
growing fast - 5/24/2008
Well for the last decade anyway. I've have seen many farms close up shop and sadden families quit their stewardship of the land. It seems the be more complete here in... Read More

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Newton NJ - 5/28/2007
Nice town with good diversity, generally accepting community. Decent school system, little crime. Good location for single mom, young families... but stay out of the... Read More


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