Newton County, Indiana Population 2018

Newton County, Indiana's estimated population is 14,130 with a growth rate of 0.77% 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
201714,1301080.77%
201614,022-27-0.19%
201614,049650.46%
201513,984-107-0.76%
201414,091670.48%
201314,024-22-0.16%
201214,046-42-0.30%
201114,088-151-1.06%
201014,2396885.08%
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%

Newton County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,548
Two or More Races160
Some Other Race156
Asian70
Black or African American47
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander22
American Indian and Alaska Native19

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Newton County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Newton County, Indiana Median Age

42.9


Total

42.4


Male

43.8


Female

Newton County, Indiana Adults

There are 10,923 adults, (2,454 of which are seniors) in Newton County, Indiana.

Newton County, Indiana Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Newton County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

6,947

49.54%

Male

7,075

50.46%

Newton County, Indiana Households and Families

Newton County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Newton County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All75%25%
Non Family67%33%
Male65.2%34.8%
Female48.5%51.5%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newton County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4822.5275
Married3,0922.9284.5
Non Family1,5971.2167
Female5263.7148.5
Male2673.3465.2

2.94

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newton County, Indiana Households

Newton County, Indiana Education

Newton County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3603.66%
9th to 12th Grade1,03410.51%
High School Graduate4,57246.49%
Some College2,06420.99%
Associates Degree7687.81%
Bachelors Degree7177.29%
Graduate Degree3203.25%

Newton County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2658,100948
Hispanic42621744
Other Race764131
Multiple Races442813
Black373727
Islander2222
Asian22225
Native American1915

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 black people with a rate of 72.97%.

Newton County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,800$42,247$20,944
Less Than High School$26,961$35,959$10,750
High School Grad$32,386$42,120$19,456
Some College$33,135$46,864$21,117
Bachelors Degree$43,854$48,889$40,750
Graduate Degree$40,721$41,250$

$34,800

Average Earnings

$42,247

Average Male

$20,944

Average Female

Newton County, Indiana Language

Newton County, Indiana Language by Age

Newton County, Indiana Language

95.89% of Newton County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 4.11% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.43% of the population.

Newton County, Indiana Poverty

Newton County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,6661,57512.43%
Hispanic82517120.73%
Asian704868.57%
Other1564629.49%
Islander2222100.00%
Multiple160127.50%
Black33515.15%

13.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.33%

Male Poverty Rate

15.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newton County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Indiana is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Indiana is Multiple, with 7.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.79%.

Newton County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.42%
High School9.45%
Some College8.32%
Bachelors or Greater5.33%

Newton County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.97%
Male Unemployed11.56%
Female Employed8.26%
Male Employed5.02%

Newton County, Indiana Income

Newton County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,058$60,028
Families$52,831$65,450
Married Families$60,333$
Non Families$30,711$40,728

Newton County, Indiana Marital Status

Newton County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Newton County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Newton County, Indiana Veterans

Newton County, Indiana Veterans by War

945

Number of Veterans

857

Male Veterans

88

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam381
Second Gulf War116
Korea95
First Gulf War71
World War II50

Newton County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74287
75+223
55 to 64173
35 to 54169
18 to 3493

Newton County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9458.90%
Hispanic254.63%

Newton County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newton County, Indiana Employment Status

Newton County, Indiana Employment by Age

60%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Newton County, Indiana Employment by Race

Newton County, Indiana Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  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