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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B-
Newton Township is located in North Carolina with a population of 32,155. Newton Township is in Catawba County. Living in Newton Township offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Newton Township there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Newton Township and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Newton Township are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$124,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$723
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    18%
    13%

Working in Newton Township

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$45,744
National
$55,322

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Newton Township Reviews

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It is a small town, so many job opportunities are part time. Even so, you have at least three or four different towns around you within a decent driving distance. You are also approximately an hour away from both Boone and Charlotte, which also hold good employment opportunities.
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The market is gradually improving, but overall economy remains poor in this area.
Minimal crime is present, yet exists.