Newton Information

Newton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Newton, GA

General Newton Information

State: Georgia

County: Baker County

Close cities: Leary, GA, Doerun, GA, Colquitt, GA, Baconton, GA, Albany, GA, Putney, GA, Camilla, GA, Damascus, GA

Newton Population (census data)
Total 794 (-2.9% since 2000)
Male 355 (44.7%)
Female 439 (55.3%)

Population Density: 273 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 72.3 (US Avg is 100)

Newton Elevation: 150 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.91 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,578

Zip Codes: 39870.

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Newton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (53.9%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (42.7%)
  • Hispanic (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (22.2%)
  • English (3.1%)
  • Irish (2.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.5%)
  • German (1.3%)
  • Subsaharan African (1.1%)

Local Newton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves,
NFL Football: Jacksonville Jaguars, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Orlando Magic, Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Florida State University, Mercer University, Florida A&M University

Newton School Information

Elementary Schools
Baker County Elementary (348 Highway 37, Newton, GA, 39870 - Baker County District)

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