Newton County GA Information


Newton County Subdivisions

Newton County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 108,383
Population in Households 106,891
Population in Familes 92,520
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,492
Population Density1 398
Diversity Index2 61


Median Household Income $54,215
Average Household Income $68,043
Per Capita Income $23,602


Total Housing Units 40,727 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,161 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,748 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,818 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $157,482
Average Home Value $196,008


Total Households 36,909
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 27,807
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.99% 1.44%
Households 0.86% 1.33%
Families 0.74% 1.25%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   2.34%


Newton County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Newton County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 23 86th
Population Density # 23 86th
Diversity Index # 34 80th
Median Household Income # 29 82nd
Per Capita Income # 51 69th

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