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Newton County
  • County in Georgia

Report Card

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

editorial

Newton County is located in Georgia with a population of 108,079. In Newton County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Newton County and residents tend to have moderate political views.

About

Population
108,079

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$151,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,010
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    32%
  • Own
    68%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    190.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    22.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    61.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    139.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    559.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,973.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    324.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  12%

Working in Newton County

Jobs
grade unavailable
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$56,316
National
$62,843

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