Newton County GA Information


Newton County Subdivisions

Newton County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 107,687
Daytime Population: Workers 31,556
Daytime Population: Residents 59,944
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 91,500
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 106,078
Population in Familes 92,021
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,609
Population Density2 396
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $52,050
Average Household Income $64,511
Per Capita Income $22,467


Total Housing Units 40,217 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,174 (65.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,551 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,492 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $144,459
Average Home Value $181,340


Total Households 36,725
Average Household Size 2.89
Family Households 27,707
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 1.03% 1.25%
Households 0.91% 1.16%
Families 0.79% 1.08%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   2.59%


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, 2017 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 # 33 80th
Median Household Income # 31 81st
Per Capita Income # 52 68th

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