Newton is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,473 people and just one neighborhood, Newton is the 248th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Newton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Newton is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Newton who work in sales jobs (19.80%), food service (8.77%) and office and administrative support (8.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Newton has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Newton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Newton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Newton may be for you.
Newton is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.