Newton Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Newton Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
88,414

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.8%
5 - 17:
16.9%
18 - 24:
12.6%
25 - 34:
9.3%
35 - 54:
25.8%
55 - 64:
12.5%
Over 65 Years:
18.0%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
10.3%
10.3%
High School Graduates
97.4%
97.4%
College Graduated
79.2%
79.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Newton
$73,101
$73,101
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Newton
$151,068
$151,068
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
4.3%

Employment Industries in Newton

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
17.7%
17.7%
Education
17.6%
17.6%
Healthcare
16.8%
16.8%
Finance
8.6%
8.6%
Retail
7.2%
7.2%
Manufacturing
6.6%
6.6%
Other
4.5%
4.5%
Information Technology
3.2%
3.2%
Public Service
3.1%
3.1%
Accommodation
2.8%
2.8%
Real estate
2.3%
2.3%
Construction
2.3%
2.3%
Arts
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
73.7%
73.7%
Black Or African American
2.8%
2.8%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Asian
14.8%
14.8%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.6%
3.6%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
4.9%
4.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
14.2%
14.2%
Italian
11.3%
11.3%
English
7.5%
7.5%
German
7.0%
7.0%
Russian
6.0%
6.0%
Polish
4.4%
4.4%
Eastern European
3.5%
3.5%
European
3.0%
3.0%
French
2.4%
2.4%
Scottish
1.8%
1.8%
British
1.4%
1.4%
French Canadian
1.3%
1.3%
Greek
1.2%
1.2%
Ukrainian
0.9%
0.9%
Swedish
0.9%
0.9%
Iranian
0.9%
0.9%
Lithuanian
0.8%
0.8%
Dutch
0.7%
0.7%
Brazilian
0.7%
0.7%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
73.7%
73.7%
Chinese
6.8%
6.8%
Spanish
3.7%
3.7%
Russian
2.3%
2.3%
Slavic languages
1.8%
1.8%
Langs. of India
1.7%
1.7%
French
1.3%
1.3%
Korean
1.3%
1.3%
African languages
1.0%
1.0%
German/Yiddish
1.0%
1.0%
Portuguese
0.7%
0.7%
Italian
0.6%
0.6%
Other Indo-European
0.5%
0.5%
Persian
0.5%
0.5%
Japanese
0.4%
0.4%
Other Asian languages
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Greek
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Scandinavian languages
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Newton Residents:
22.2%