Newton is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 3,163, it is the 82nd largest city in Mississippi and the 6086th largest city in the United States. Newton is currently declining at a rate of -0.94% annually and its population has decreased by -6.23% 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 442 people per square mile.
The average household income in Newton is $39,595 with a poverty rate of 30.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $546 per month, and the median house value is $72,000. The median age in Newton is 36.6 years, 37.7 years for males, and 36.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 76.3 males.