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The Borough of Newtown had a population of 2,009 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Newtown is located at latitude 41.414 and longitude -73.3035 in Fairfield County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Newtown encompass a land area of 2.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Fairfield County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 469 feet.
The Borough of Newtown (GNIS ID: 2378287) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||2,009 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,003 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||1,806 (89.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||6 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$136,531|
|Average Household Income||$163,029|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$58,188|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||762 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||639 (83.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||78 (10.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||45 ( 5.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$409,951|
|Average Home Value||$448,474|
|Housing Affordability Index3||155|
|Average Household Size||2.79|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.12%|
|Per Capita Income||2.27%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.28%|
The table below compares Newtown to the other 143 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 99||31st|
|Population Density||# 106||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 12||92nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 98||69th|
|Per Capita Income||# 27||82nd|
|Diversity Index||# 101||30th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.