The Borough of Newtown had a population of 2,015 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Newtown is located at latitude 41.4119 and longitude -73.312 in Fairfield County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Newtown (see map below) 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 472 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.
|Population in Households||2,009|
|Population in Familes||1,815|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Median Household Income||$121,959|
|Average Household Income||$153,460|
|Per Capita Income||$54,380|
|Total Housing Units||765 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||634 (82.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||79 (10.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||52 ( 6.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$465,027|
|Average Home Value||$471,451|
|Average Household Size||2.82|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.22%|
|Per Capita Income||2.26%|
The table below compares Newtown to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 98||32nd|
|Population Density||# 105||27th|
|Diversity Index||# 98||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 11||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 29||80th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.