Newton County, Indiana Population 2019

Newton County, Indiana's estimated population is 14,041 with a growth rate of 0.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Newton County, Indiana is the 82nd largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201814,011-30-0.21%
201714,041560.40%
201613,985170.12%
201513,968-118-0.84%
201414,086610.43%
201314,025-17-0.12%
201214,042-42-0.30%
201114,084-150-1.05%
201014,2346835.04%
199013,551-1,293-8.71%
198014,8443,23827.90%
197011,6061040.90%
196011,5024964.51%
195011,0062312.14%
194010,7759349.49%
19309,841-303-2.99%
192010,144-360-3.43%
191010,504560.54%
190010,4481,64518.69%
18908,8036367.79%
18808,1672,33840.11%
18705,8293,469146.99%
18602,3600.00%

How Many People Live in Newton County, Indiana?

14,041

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,43795.60%
Two or More Races2511.79%
Some Other Race2451.74%
Asian840.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native210.15%
Black or African American180.13%

Newton County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Newton County, Indiana Median Age

42.5


Total

42.4


Male

43


Female

Newton County, Indiana Adults

There are 10,972 adults, (2,470 of whom are seniors) in Newton County, Indiana.

Newton County, Indiana Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Newton County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

7,015

49.91%

Male

7,041

50.09%

Newton County, Indiana Households and Families

Newton County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Newton County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All75%25%
Male68.1%31.9%
Non Family67.5%32.5%
Female50.8%49.2%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5302.575
Married3,0062.9184.7
Non Family1,6351.267.5
Female6163.4850.8
Male2733.6268.1

2.9

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newton County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3343.39%
9th to 12th Grade1,03610.51%
High School Graduate4,49245.56%
Some College2,04220.71%
Associates Degree8748.86%
Bachelors Degree7447.55%
Graduate Degree3373.42%

Newton County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2518,1661,010
Hispanic47323855
Other Race1225544
Multiple Races955616
Asian3535
Native American154
Black99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 36.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,069$43,829$21,486
Less Than High School$30,875$36,441$9,157
High School Grad$33,030$43,927$20,177
Some College$34,146$45,839$23,693
Bachelors Degree$40,938$50,917$27,300
Graduate Degree$41,207$41,853$

$35,069

Average Earnings

$43,829

Average Male

$21,486

Average Female

Newton County, Indiana Language

Newton County, Indiana Language by Age

Newton County, Indiana Language

95.51% of Newton County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 4.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.03% of the population.

Newton County, Indiana Poverty

Newton County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,6351,61812.81%
Hispanic84920824.50%
Other2386728.15%
Asian844958.33%
Multiple2514015.94%
Native211152.38%
Black7685.71%

13.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.60%

Male Poverty Rate

17.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newton County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Indiana is Black, with 85.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Indiana is White, with 12.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.39%
High School10.29%
Some College6.58%
Bachelors or Greater6.01%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.74%
Male Unemployed13.53%
Female Employed8.52%
Male Employed5.11%

Newton County, Indiana Income

Newton County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,193$60,390
Families$57,958$66,129
Married Families$61,844-
Non Families$31,127$38,722

Newton County, Indiana Marital Status

Newton County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Newton County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Newton County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Newton County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Newton County, Indiana Veterans

954

Number of Veterans

861

Male Veterans

93

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam387
Second Gulf War162
First Gulf War160
Korea100
World War II35

Newton County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9448.95%
Hispanic223.93%
2 or More107.14%

Newton County, Indiana Veterans by Education

8.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newton County, Indiana Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.3%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Newton County, Indiana 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

63.67%

Born in Indiana

96.41%

Native Born

3.59%

Foreign Born

3.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.41% of Newton County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 63.67% having been born in Indiana. 3.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Newton County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Kentland17481683-65-3.72%
Morocco11391109-30-2.63%
Goodland10431004-39-3.74%
Brook1001963-38-3.80%
Mount Ayr122119-3-2.46%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990