Newton County Population 2017

Newton County's estimated population is 21,558 with a growth rate of -0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Newton County is the 44th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201621,558-112-0.52%
201521,670-114-0.52%
201421,7841340.62%
201321,650540.25%
201221,5961080.50%
201121,488-179-0.83%
201021,6671,3766.78%
199020,2913471.74%
198019,9449615.06%
197018,983-534-2.74%
196019,517-3,164-13.95%
195022,681-1,568-6.47%
194024,2491,3395.84%
193022,9102,18310.53%
192020,727-2,358-10.21%
191023,0853,37717.14%
190019,7083,08318.54%
189016,6253,18923.73%
188013,4363,36933.47%
187010,0674064.20%
18609,6615,196116.37%
18504,4651,93876.69%
18402,5270.00%

Newton County Population Growth

Population Data via

Newton County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White13,60863.12%
Black or African American6,61030.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,1295.24%
Two or More Races2231.03%
Asian940.44%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.03%

Newton County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Newton County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Newton33713317-54-1.60%
Decatur18411788-53-2.88%
Hickory530526-4-0.75%
Chunky326324-2-0.61%
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