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grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Housing
    grade A
  3. Nightlife
    grade C minus
  4. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  5. Diversity
    grade C
  6. Jobs
    grade B+
  7. Weather
    grade B
  8. Cost of Living
    grade A
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade C minus
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  11. Commute
    grade C+

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Newton County is located in Arkansas with a population of 7,812. In Newton County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Newton County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Newton County are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$114,700
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$547
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    222.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    222.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,777.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    25%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    national  12%

Working in Newton County

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$38,082
National
$62,843

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