Newton is a city located in Newton County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 3,053, it is the 82nd largest city in Mississippi and the 6210th largest city in the United States . Newton is currently declining at a rate of -1.64% annually and its population has decreased by -9.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,373 in 2010. Newton reached it's highest population of 3,708 in 1980. Spanning over 7 miles, Newton has a population density of 427 people per square mile.
The average household income in Newton is $42,407 with a poverty rate of 38.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $670 per month, and the median house value is $74,500. The median age in Newton is 37.5 years, 41.1 years for males, and 32.9 years for females.