Newton is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 4,812 people and just one neighborhood, Newton is the 75th largest community in New Hampshire.
Real Estate Prices
Newton home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Hampshire, but Newton real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Newton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Newton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Newton is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newton who work in office and administrative support (19.20%), sales jobs (13.16%) and management occupations (11.48%).
Also of interest is that Newton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Newton is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Newton really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Newton perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Newton, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.97 minutes every day commuting to work.