Living in Newton, KS

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Newton, Kansas Info Snack

Population
18,877
Unemployment
3.1%
Poverty
10.7%
Median Home
$107,500
Median Income
$55,405
Median Rent
$747

Newton SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
9
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Newton, KS Crime Report

506
Total Crimes
2,706.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
9.27%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Newton
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 506 2,706.3 2,725.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 91 486.7 410.8 366.7
Murder 1 5.3 3.6 5.0
Robbery 9 48.1 44.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 60 320.9 314.2 250.2
Property Crime 415 2,219.6 2,314.5 2,109.9
Burglary 77 411.8 342.7 340.5
Larceny 316 1,690.1 1,721.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 22 117.7 249.9 219.9

Newton, KS Cost Of Living

88
Newton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Newton Kansas National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 103 93 100
Groceries 94 93 100
Health 96 99 100
Housing 61 76 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100

Newton, KS Photos

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Newton Blue Sky
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Rankings for Newton in Kansas

Map Of Newton, KS

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Population over time in Newton

Year Population % Change
2019 18,877 -0.2%
2018 18,923 -0.3%
2017 18,972 -0.7%
2016 19,103 -0.2%
2015 19,139 -0.0%
2014 19,144 0.1%
2013 19,134 0.5%
2012 19,036 0.6%
2011 18,931 0.9%
2010 18,769 -

Race / Ethnicity in Newton

White
76.8% (14,496)
African American
2.2% (424)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (132)
Hawaiian
0.3% (54)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.7% (692)
Hispanic
16.3% (3,079)
Race Newton KS USA
White 76.8% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 2.2% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.3% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Newton

Female
50.4% (9,513)
Male
49.6% (9,364)
Gender Newton KS USA
Female 50.4% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Newton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (566)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,510)
High School / GED
26.0% (4,908)
Some College
25.0% (4,719)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,698)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (3,209)
Master's Degree
10.0% (1,887)
Professional Degree
2.0% (377)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Newton KS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Newton, Kansas

Less than $10,000
5.4% (101,839)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (92,995)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.4% (157,687)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (168,806)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.1% (342,414)
$50,000 to $74,999
26.4% (498,585)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (191,297)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (216,820)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (79,854)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (37,400)
Income Newton KS USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.4% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.1% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 26.4% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 5.3% 7.7%

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