Newton, Massachusetts Population 2019

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201788,9942520.28%
201688,742120.01%
201588,7304190.47%
201488,3116750.77%
201387,6366020.69%
201287,0341,2481.45%
201185,7864520.53%
201085,3341,5050.18%
200083,8291,2440.15%
199082,585-1,037-0.12%
198083,622-7,641-0.87%
197091,263-1,121-0.12%
196092,38410,3901.20%
195081,99412,1211.61%
194069,8734,5970.68%
193065,27619,2223.55%
192046,0546,2481.47%
191039,8066,2191.71%
190033,5879,2083.26%
189024,3797,3843.67%
188016,9954,1702.86%
187012,8254,4434.34%
18608,3823,1244.77%
18505,2580.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White68,458
Asian12,644
Two or More Races2,927
Black or African American2,875
Some Other Race1,472
American Indian and Alaska Native96
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Newton Ma Population Pyramid 2019

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Newton Ma Median Age

40.9


Total

39.7


Male

41.9


Female

Newton Ma Adults

There are 68,825 adults, (14,874 of whom are seniors) in Newton Ma.

Newton Ma Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Newton Ma Sex Ratio

Female

46,794

52.89%

Male

41,685

47.11%

Newton Ma Households and Families

Newton Ma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Newton Ma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All71.3%28.7%
Male64.9%35.1%
Female54.9%45.1%
Non Family48.7%51.3%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newton Ma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,9522.6171.3
Married18,7993.1684.5
Non Family8,6371.2748.7
Female2,9202.8654.9
Male5963.1564.9

3.07

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newton Ma Households

Newton Ma Education

Newton Ma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9721.68%
9th to 12th Grade6391.11%
High School Graduate5,0558.76%
Some College4,2327.34%
Associates Degree2,2283.86%
Bachelors Degree16,86129.23%
Graduate Degree27,70148.02%

Newton Ma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White44,76843,81234,866
Asian8,1717,8706,732
Hispanic2,4052,1921,392
Black1,5361,405967
Multiple Races813794564
Other Race696575240
Native American20207
Islander77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 82.39%.

Newton Ma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$77,727$103,033$61,554
Less Than High School$30,000$28,750$33,534
High School Grad$38,138$47,344$33,889
Some College$45,369$52,626$34,057
Bachelors Degree$74,773$95,654$60,752
Graduate Degree$101,756$133,150$74,986

$77,727

Average Earnings

$103,033

Average Male

$61,554

Average Female

Newton Ma Language

Newton Ma Language by Age

Newton Ma Language

73.83% of Newton Ma residents speak only English, while 26.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 10.54% of the population.

Newton Ma Poverty

Newton Ma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White60,2792,1083.50%
Asian11,5874914.24%
Hispanic4,15444710.76%
Black2,39733814.10%
Other1,2881118.62%
Multiple2,572853.30%

4.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.59%

Male Poverty Rate

4.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newton Ma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newton Ma is Black, with 14.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newton Ma is Multiple, with 3.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.49%.

Newton Ma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College8.27%
High School6.61%
Less Than High School6.31%
Bachelors or Greater2.85%

Newton Ma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.17%
Male Unemployed14.55%
Female Employed2.42%
Male Employed1.24%

Newton Ma Income

Newton Ma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$133,853$191,588
Families$177,386$228,486
Married Families$199,326$
Non Families$59,880$89,928

Newton Ma Marital Status

Newton Ma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Newton Ma Married by Age and Sex

Newton Ma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Newton Ma Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Newton Ma Veterans

Newton Ma Veterans by War

2,495

Number of Veterans

2,290

Male Veterans

205

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam805
World War II437
Second Gulf War311
First Gulf War259
Korea247

Newton Ma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,101
65 to 74609
35 to 54410
55 to 64230
18 to 34145

Newton Ma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3054.21%
Hispanic1594.61%
Black874.25%
Other596.09%
Asian240.25%
2 or More201.45%

Newton Ma Veterans by Education

2.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newton Ma Employment Status

Newton Ma Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Newton Ma Employment by Race

Newton Ma Employment by Education

Newton Ma Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

44.54%

Born in Massachusetts

78.29%

Native Born

21.71%

Foreign Born

8.76%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

78.29% of Newton Ma residents were born in the United States, with 44.54% having been born in Massachusetts. 8.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.