Newton Information

Newton Information

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

General Newton Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Middlesex County

Close cities: Belmont, MA, Watertown, MA, Arlington, MA, Wellesley, MA, Needham, MA, Weston, MA, Waltham, MA, Chestnut-Hill, MA, Cambridge, MA, Boston, MA, Brookline, MA

Newton Population (census data)
Total 83,271 (-1.2% since 2000)
Male 38,691 (46.5%)
Female 44,580 (53.5%)

Population Density: 4,613 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 133.5 (US Avg is 100)

Newton Elevation: 100 feet above sea level

Land Area: 18.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $110,885

Zip Codes: 02458, 02464, 02460, 02462, 02461, 02465, 02459, 02468, 02466, and 02467.

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Newton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (86.4%)
  • Chinese (4.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Black (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Asian Indian (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • Korean (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (16.7%)
  • Italian (12.2%)
  • Russian (9.6%)
  • English (8.9%)
  • German (7.5%)
  • United States (4.8%)
Foriegn Born: 15,116 people (18.2%)
  • Europe (50.3%)
  • Asia (38.2%)
  • Latin America (11.5%)

Local Newton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Philadelphia Phillies, Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots, Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics,
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: Harvard University, Northeastern University, Boston University

Newton School Information

Middle Schools
Bigelow Middle (42 Vernon Street, Newton, MA, 02458 - Newton District)
Oak Hill Middle (130 Wheeler Road, Newton, MA, 02459 - Newton District)
Other/Private Schools
Lincoln-Eliot (191 Pearl Street, Newton, MA, 02458 - Newton District)
Underwood (101 Vernon Street, Newton, MA, 02458 - Newton District)

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