Newton, GA 39870 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 39870: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Newton, GA 39870

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 85
  • Single Family Addresses: 777
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Baker County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.322, Longitude -84.459
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Newton, GA 39870 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 3,416
Population in Households 3,416
Population in Familes 2,760
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 1,383
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 888
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,688 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 939 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 444 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 305 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $80,997
Average Home Value $115,682


Median Household Income $27,742
Average Household Income $42,126
Per Capita Income $17,055
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.19% 0.08%
Households 0.15% 0.24%
Families -0.09% 0.09%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   3.15%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Newton, GA 39870 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 39870 to the other 711 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 456 36th
Population Density1 # 679 5th
Diversity Index2 # 154 79th
Median Household Income # 652 8th
Per Capita Income # 544 24th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.