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Demographics Analysis

The people of Newton County, Georgia give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Newton County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 3,482

5 to 9 years : 4,485

10 to 14 years : 3,549

15 to 17 years : 2,355

18 and 19 years : 1,808

20 years : 632

21 years : 613

22 to 24 years : 1,966

25 to 29 years : 2,653

30 to 34 years : 3,051

35 to 39 years : 3,369

40 to 44 years : 3,459

45 to 49 years : 3,579

50 to 54 years : 3,261

55 to 59 years : 2,931

60 and 61 years : 709

62 to 64 years : 1,218

65 and 66 years : 662

67 to 69 years : 932

70 to 74 years : 1,575

75 to 79 years : 649

80 to 84 years : 397

85 years and over : 558

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,611

5 to 9 years : 3,757

10 to 14 years : 4,376

15 to 17 years : 2,578

18 and 19 years : 1,486

20 years : 937

21 years : 397

22 to 24 years : 1,797

25 to 29 years : 2,941

30 to 34 years : 3,586

35 to 39 years : 4,072

40 to 44 years : 4,149

45 to 49 years : 4,228

50 to 54 years : 3,420

55 to 59 years : 3,591

60 and 61 years : 1,149

62 to 64 years : 1,239

65 and 66 years : 928

67 to 69 years : 1,801

70 to 74 years : 1,053

75 to 79 years : 895

80 to 84 years : 725

85 years and over : 888


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Newton County, Georgia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 94,705

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 400

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 363

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 3,446

Not a U.S. citizen : 2,583


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Newton County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 6,682

5 to 17 years : 15,561

18 to 24 years : 6,533

25 to 34 years : 7,410

35 to 44 years : 7,026

45 to 54 years : 7,691

55 to 59 years : 3,343

60 and 61 years : 957

62 to 64 years : 1,435

65 to 74 years : 3,695

75 years and over : 2,215

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 372

5 to 17 years : 5,183

18 to 24 years : 2,584

25 to 34 years : 3,624

35 to 44 years : 6,328

45 to 54 years : 5,394

55 to 59 years : 2,680

60 and 61 years : 852

62 to 64 years : 790

65 to 74 years : 2,681

75 years and over : 1,669

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 134

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 117

35 to 44 years : 216

45 to 54 years : 151

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 102

75 years and over : 12

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 39

5 to 17 years : 222

18 to 24 years : 519

25 to 34 years : 1,080

35 to 44 years : 1,479

45 to 54 years : 1,252

55 to 59 years : 499

60 and 61 years : 49

62 to 64 years : 201

65 to 74 years : 473

75 years and over : 216


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Newton County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 16,371

Now married, except separated : 17,900

Divorced : 5,519

Separated : 1,345

Widowed : 2,615

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 8,406

Now married, except separated : 12,777

Divorced : 4,722

Separated : 607

Widowed : 1,507

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 56

Now married, except separated : 434

Divorced : 139

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 1,768

Now married, except separated : 2,951

Divorced : 553

Separated : 153

Widowed : 414


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Newton County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 7,898

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 10,049

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,844

$15,000 to $24,999 : 6,074

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,857

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,997

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,006

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,145

$75,000 or more : 1,880

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 4,048

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,792

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,497

$15,000 to $24,999 : 3,468

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,312

$35,000 to $49,999 : 3,785

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,055

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,098

$75,000 or more : 2,964

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 119

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 31

$15,000 to $24,999 : 134

$25,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $49,999 : 169

$50,000 to $64,999 : 152

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 12

Foreign born:

No income : 1,446

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 960

$10,000 to $14,999 : 299

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,121

$25,000 to $34,999 : 735

$35,000 to $49,999 : 647

$50,000 to $64,999 : 374

$65,000 to $74,999 : 116

$75,000 or more : 141


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Newton County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 21,559

Born in other state of the United States : 31,657

Native; born outside the United States : 45,027

Foreign born : 21,499


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Newton County, Georgia)

Under 3 years : 3,685

3 and 4 years : 3,407

5 years : 1,828

6 to 8 years : 5,533

9 to 11 years : 3,934

12 to 14 years : 4,862

15 to 17 years : 4,884


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Newton County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 1,987

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,821

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2,288

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,655

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,709

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,988

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,676

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2,055

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2,145

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3,286

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3,811

$75,000 to $99,999 : 3,757

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2,459

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,458

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,183

$200,000 or more : 484


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Newton County, Georgia is 101,497



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Newton County, Georgia: 47,893
Female Population in Newton County, Georgia: 53,604


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Newton County, Georgia: 33.6
Median Female Resident Age in Newton County, Georgia: 37.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Newton County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

39.0

Male

38.0

Female

39.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.5

Male

28.2

Female

33.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

38.3

Female

35.0

Asian


Both sexes

21.8

Male

20.9

Female

24.9

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

26.2

Male

23.5

Female

27.0

Other


Both sexes

23.4

Male

23.9

Female

22.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.4

Male

13.7

Female

15.6

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.6

Male

23.7

Female

23.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.5

Male

38.5

Female

40.3


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Newton County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,191

No health insurance coverage : 241

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,935

No health insurance coverage : 481

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,617

No health insurance coverage : 2,244

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,386

No health insurance coverage : 2,104

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,028

No health insurance coverage : 1,704

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,369

No health insurance coverage : 1,428

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,291

No health insurance coverage : 540

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,138

No health insurance coverage : 18

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,575

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,017

No health insurance coverage : 471

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,892

No health insurance coverage : 906

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,695

No health insurance coverage : 1,916

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,613

No health insurance coverage : 1,914

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,824

No health insurance coverage : 1,370

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,625

No health insurance coverage : 2,019

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,705

No health insurance coverage : 1,244

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,739

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,358

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Newton County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,207

No employer-based health insurance : 2,225

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,661

No employer-based health insurance : 4,755

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,722

No employer-based health insurance : 3,139

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,590

No employer-based health insurance : 2,900

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,034

No employer-based health insurance : 2,698

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,087

No employer-based health insurance : 2,710

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,144

No employer-based health insurance : 1,687

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,008

No employer-based health insurance : 2,148

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 751

No employer-based health insurance : 824

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,543

No employer-based health insurance : 2,945

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,992

No employer-based health insurance : 4,806

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,721

No employer-based health insurance : 2,890

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,239

No employer-based health insurance : 3,288

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,507

No employer-based health insurance : 2,687

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,404

No employer-based health insurance : 3,240

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,866

No employer-based health insurance : 2,083

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,290

No employer-based health insurance : 2,449

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 783

No employer-based health insurance : 1,575


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Newton County, Georgia)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 62,548

Born in other state in the United States : 32,157

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 360

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 403

Foreign born : 6,029


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Newton County, Georgia)

Speak only English : 88,243

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 3,410

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 595

German or other West Germanic languages : 310

Slavic languages : 138

Other Indo-European languages : 323

Korean : 149

Chinese : 101

Vietnamese : 545

Tagalog : 81

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 34

Other and unspecified languages : 475


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Newton County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 8

No Medicare coverage : 13,840

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,684

No Medicare coverage : 27,027

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,619

No Medicare coverage : 112

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 25

No Medicare coverage : 14,261

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,227

No Medicare coverage : 31,698

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 5,867

No Medicare coverage : 230


(updated 2013)



Races in Newton County, Georgia


  • White: 55,674
  • African American: 42,048
  • American Indian: 239
  • Asian: 1,210
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 6
  • Some Other Race: 366
  • Two or More Races: 1,954



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Newton County, Georgia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Newton County, Georgia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 279   (1.5%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 137   (0.74%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 252   (1.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 793   (4.27%)
  • 9th Grade: 831   (4.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 820   (4.42%)
  • 11th Grade: 856   (4.61%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 806   (4.34%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 6,478   (34.92%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,298   (7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,438   (13.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 786   (4.24%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,831   (9.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 593   (3.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 285   (1.54%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 68   (0.37%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 214   (1.04%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 105   (0.51%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 277   (1.35%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 931   (4.52%)
  • 9th Grade: 803   (3.9%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,187   (5.76%)
  • 11th Grade: 901   (4.38%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 708   (3.44%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 7,123   (34.59%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,739   (8.44%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,866   (13.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 824   (4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,884   (9.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 763   (3.71%)
  • Professional School Degree: 200   (0.97%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 68   (0.33%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Newton County, Georgia)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,334

5 to 9 years : 7,171

10 to 14 years : 7,475

15 to 17 years : 4,380

18 and 19 years : 1,924

20 to 24 years : 1,500

25 to 34 years : 1,614

35 years and over : 1,359

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 400

5 to 9 years : 956

10 to 14 years : 361

15 to 17 years : 304

18 and 19 years : 634

20 to 24 years : 266

25 to 34 years : 269

35 years and over : 544

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,673

5 to 9 years : 115

10 to 14 years : 89

15 to 17 years : 249

18 and 19 years : 736

20 to 24 years : 4,576

25 to 34 years : 10,348

35 years and over : 49,534


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Newton County, Georgia

  • Newton County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2109 Newton Drive, Ne, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 787-1330, Students: 17,084 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Newton County, Georgia

  • Veterans Memorial Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 13357 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, GA 30016, Phone: (770) 385-6893, Students: 1,152 )

  • Clements Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 66 Jack Neely Road, Covington, GA 30016, Phone: (770) 784-2934, Students: 1,054 )

  • Indian Creek Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 11051 South Covington Bypass R, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 385-6453, Students: 1,030 )

  • West Newton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 13387 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, GA 30016, Phone: (770) 385-6472, Students: 1,005 )

  • Fairview Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3325 Fairview Road, Covington, GA 30016, Phone: (770) 784-2959, Students: 844 )

  • Livingston Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3657 Highway 81 South, Covington, GA 30016, Phone: (770) 784-2930, Students: 833 )

  • Oak Hill Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 6243 Highway 212, Covington, GA 30016, Phone: (770) 385-6906, Students: 824 )

  • Porterdale Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 45 Ram Drive, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 784-2928, Students: 814 )

  • New Elementary School #12


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Hwy 162, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: M, Students: 786 )

  • Cousins Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 8187 Carlton Trail Nw, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 786-7311, Students: 717 )

  • Ficquett Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2207 Williams Street, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 786-2636, Students: 704 )

  • East Newton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2286 Dixie Road, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 784-2973, Students: 647 )

  • Palmer Stone Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1110 North Emory Street, Oxford, GA 30054, Phone: (770) 784-2969, Students: 607 )

  • Middle Ridge Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 11649 South Covington Bypass R, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 385-6463, Students: 580 )

  • Walnut Grove Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 460 Ga Highway 81 South, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 784-0023, Students: 525 )

  • Heard-mixon Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 14110 Highway 36, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 784-2980, Students: 445 )

  • Sharp Learning Center


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 3135 Newton Drive, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 787-3010, )

  • Project Adventure Inc.


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: 396 Elks Club Road, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 784-9310, )

  • New High School #3


    ( Location: 14619 Highway 36, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: M, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Newton County, Georgia

  • Newton High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 140 Ram Drive, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 787-2250, Students: 2,976 )

  • Eastside High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 10245 Eagle Drive, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 784-2920, Students: 1,533 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Newton County, Georgia

  • Montessori School Of Covington


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 4208 Summers Street Sw, Covington, GA 30014, Phone: (770) 788-7779, )

  • Covington Christian Academy


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 4271 Highway 212, Covington, GA 30016, Phone: (770) 788-6343, )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Newton County, Georgia

  • Newborn Library Service Outlet


    4224 Highway 142, Newborn, GA 30056

  • Porter Memorial Library


    6191 Highway 212, Covington, GA 30016

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Newton County, Georgia

  • Newton County Library System


    7116 Floyd Street, Covington, GA 30014

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Newton County, Georgia


  • African-american Historical Association Of Newton County Inc


    Po Box 1246, Porterdale, GA 30070
    http://afro-newton.wikispaces.com

  • Bradley House Museum


    601 W Clark, Jasper, AR 72641

  • Granby Historical Society


    Po Box 45, Granby, MO 64844

  • Granby Miners Museum


    218 N Main St, Granby, MO 64844

  • Iroquois-washington Preservation Committee


    12060 S Punkin Vine Road, Kentland, IN 47951

  • Mt Sherman Historical Community Center


    Hc 70 Box 207, Jasper, AR 72641

  • Newton County Historical Society


    Po Box 360, Jasper, AR 72641
    http://www.newtoncountyar.com

  • Newton County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 2415, Porterdale, GA 30070

  • Newton County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 303, Kentland, IN 47951

  • Newton County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 675, Neosho, MO 64850

  • Newton County Veterans Memorial Monument Committtee


    Po Box 1482, Newton, TX 75966

  • Newton Historical Cultural Commission Inc


    110 Pinewood Dr, Newton, MS 39345

  • Newtonia Battlefields Protection Association


    Po Box 105, Stark City, MO 64866

  • Oxford Historical Cemetery Foundation Inc


    Po Box 127, Oxford, GA 30054

  • Shoal Creek Heritage Preservation Inc


    400 W Susan Place, Neosho, MO 64850

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Newton County, Georgia affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Newton County, Georgia.

Area Features of Newton County, Georgia


Airport


(1) Camfield Airport Historical   (2) Cline Ranch Strip Historical   (3) Covington Municipal Airport   (4) Kennedy Intranational Airport   (5) Morgan Farm Field Historical   (6) Morrow Meadows Airport Historical   (7) Neely Farms Airport   (8) Newton General Hospital Heliport   (9) Poole Farm Airport   (10) Sunset Strip Airport   (11) Windy Hill Airport  

Bar


(1) Allen Shoals   (2) Cedar Shoals   (3) Factory Shoals   (4) Island Shoals   (5) Langston Shoals   (6) White Shoals  

Bay


(1) Connally Cove   (2) Hardy Neck   (3) Kitchen Neck   (4) Leverette Neck   (5) Lewis Neck   (6) Parker Neck   (7) Plunkett Neck   (8) Pope Neck   (9) Price Neck   (10) Will White Neck  

Bridge


(1) Brown Bridge   (2) Butler Bridge   (3) Clack Bridge   (4) Durden Bridge   (5) Manns Bridge   (6) Mobley Bridge   (7) Waters Bridge  

Building


(1) Andrew Hall   (2) Candler-hall Library   (3) Central Newton Volunteer Fire Department Station 10   (4) Covington City Hall   (5) Covington Fire Department Station 1   (6) Covington Fire Department Station 2   (7) Covington Police Department   (8) Dixie Manor   (9) East Newton Volunteer Fire Station 4   (10) Few Hall   (11) Florida Hall   (12) Jasper County Emergency Services Station 6 North Alcovy   (13) Jasper County Emergency Services Station 7 Farrar   (14) Jersey Volunteer Fire Department   (15) Magnolia Terrace   (16) Morgan County Fire Department Station 5 Godfrey   (17) Morgan County Fire Department Station 7 Clacks Chapel   (18) Newton County Courthouse   (19) Newton County Fire Service Station 1   (20) Newton County Fire Service Station 14   (21) Newton County Fire Service Station 3   (22) Newton County Fire Service Station 7   (23) Newton County Jail   (24) Newton County Library   (25) Newton County Sheriff S Office   (26) North Newton Volunteer Fire Department Station 8   (27) Orna Villa   (28) Oxford City Hall   (29) Oxford Police Department   (30) Oxford Volunteer Fire Rescue   (31) Porterdale Police Department   (32) Porterdale Volunteer Fire Department Station 11   (33) Rocky Plains Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (34) Seney Hall   (35) Swanscombe   (36) Walnut Grove Town Hall   (37) Walton County Fire Rescue Department Station 10   (38) Walton County Fire Rescue Department Station 3   (39) Whitehall  

Cemetery


(1) Adams Cemetery   (2) Austin Chapel Cemetery   (3) Bailey Cemetery   (4) Bates Cemetery   (5) Bethany Cemetery   (6) Bethel Bara Cemetery   (7) Biggers Cemetery   (8) Brewer Cemetery   (9) Brodnax Cemetery   (10) Brown Cemetery   (11) Byrd Cemetery   (12) Carter Cemetery   (13) Chapman Cemetery   (14) Colley Cemetery   (15) Confederate Soldiers Cemetery   (16) Cook Cemetery   (17) County Line Cemetery   (18) Covington City Cemetery   (19) Davis Cemetery   (20) Dover Cemetery   (21) Durden Cemetery   (22) Echols Cemetery   (23) Ellington Cemetery   (24) Fairview Cemetery   (25) Fincher Cemetery   (26) Flint Hill Cemetery   (27) Forrester Cemetery   (28) Gum Creek Cemetery   (29) Guthrie Cemetery   (30) Hardy Cemetery   (31) Harris Cemetery   (32) Heard Cemetery   (33) High Point Cemetery   (34) Holly Springs Cemetery   (35) Kitchen Cemetery   (36) Lackey Cemetery   (37) Lawnwood Memorial Park   (38) Lovejoy Cemetery   (39) Loyd Cemetery   (40) Macedonia Cemetery   (41) Middlebrooks Cemetery   (42) Mitchell Cemetery   (43) Mobley Cemetery   (44) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (45) Mount Zion Cemetery   (46) New Enon Baptist Church Cemetery   (47) Newton Factory Cemetery   (48) Oxford Town Cemetery   (49) Parker Cemetery   (50) Pickett Cemetery   (51) Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery   (52) Pope Cemetery   (53) Rakestraw Cemetery   (54) Red Oak Cemetery   (55) Reese Cemetery   (56) Sardis Cemetery   (57) Shiloh Cemetery   (58) Snapping Shoals Cemetery   (59) Starrsville Cemetery   (60) Stewart Cemetery   (61) Waters Cemetery  

Church


(1) Alcovy Church   (2) Allen Memorial United Methodist Church   (3) Antioch Baptist Church   (4) Austin Chapel   (5) Baby Farms Church   (6) Ball Rock Church   (7) Bethany Church   (8) Bethel Bara Baptist Church   (9) Bethel Grove Baptist Church   (10) Bethlehem Baptist Church   (11) Canaan Baptist Church   (12) Church Of The Good Shepherd   (13) Clacks Chapel Historical   (14) Cornish Mountain Church   (15) County Line Church   (16) Covington Christian Church   (17) Early Hope Church   (18) Fairview Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church Historical   (19) First Baptist Church   (20) First Presbyterian Church   (21) First United Methodist Church   (22) Full Gospel Church   (23) Gaithers Church   (24) Good Hope Baptist Church   (25) Gospel Tabernacle United Pentecostal Church   (26) Grace United Methodist Church   (27) Gum Creek Church   (28) Harmony Church   (29) High Point Baptist Church   (30) Holiness Church   (31) Hopewell Church   (32) Jersey Methodist Church   (33) Julia A Porter United Methodist Church   (34) Liberty Hill Church   (35) Little Bethel Church   (36) Livingston Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church   (37) Love Joy Church   (38) Macedonia Church   (39) Midway Church   (40) Moses Methodist Church   (41) Mount Bethel Church   (42) Mount Olive Church   (43) Mount Pleasant Church   (44) Mount Zion Church   (45) Murray Christian Methodist Episcopal Church   (46) New Enon Baptist Church   (47) New Hope Baptist Church   (48) North Covington United Methodist Church   (49) Old Emory Church   (50) Pascall Church   (51) Pitts Chapel   (52) Pleasant Grove Church   (53) Pleasant View Church   (54) Porterdale Baptist Church   (55) Porterdale Presbyterian Church   (56) Red Oak Church   (57) Richards Chapel   (58) Rock Spring Baptist Church   (59) Rocky Creek Church   (60) Saint Augustines Catholic Church   (61) Sardis Church   (62) Shiloh Church   (63) Simms Chapel   (64) Snapping Shoals Church   (65) Snapping Shoals Methodist Church   (66) South River Church   (67) Spring Hill Church   (68) Springfield Church   (69) Starrsville Church   (70) Stewart Baptist Church   (71) Trinity United Methodist Church   (72) Union Grove Church   (73) Wesley Chapel  

Civil


(1) City Of Covington   (2) City Of Jersey   (3) City Of Oxford   (4) City Of Porterdale   (5) City Of Walnut Grove   (6) Covington-porterdale Division   (7) Godfrey Division   (8) Jersey Division   (9) Newton County   (10) South Newton Division  

Crossing


(1) Exit 44   (2) Exit 45   (3) Exit 45a   (4) Exit 46   (5) Exit 47  

Dam


(1) Bailey Lake Dam   (2) Bert Adams Dam   (3) Boyle Lake Dam Number One   (4) Boyle Lake Dam Number Three   (5) Boyle Lake Dam Number Two   (6) Boyle Lake Northeast Dam   (7) Boyle Murder Lake Dam   (8) Calhoun Dam   (9) Covington Reservoir Dam   (10) Greer Lake Dam   (11) Kennedy Dam   (12) Lake Celeste Dam   (13) Lower Williams Lake Dam   (14) Manning Lake Dam   (15) Mccomb Lake Dam   (16) Paradise Lake Dam   (17) Quailwood Lake Dam   (18) Shephard Dam   (19) Stone Lea Lake Dam   (20) Treadwell Lake Dam   (21) Turner Lake Dam   (22) Upper Williams Lake Dam   (23) Vason Dam   (24) Wallace Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Newton County Mental Health Center   (2) Newton Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Dials Millpond  

Locale


(1) Brick Store   (2) Covington Corners Shopping Center   (3) Covington Crossings Shopping Center   (4) Covington Plaza Shopping Center   (5) Covington-newton County Industrial Park   (6) Dial Mill Historical   (7) Godfrey Dairy Farm   (8) Martins Crossing Shopping Center   (9) Martins Store Historical   (10) Mount Bethel Campground Historical   (11) Newton Plaza Shopping Center   (12) Snapping Shoals   (13) Spears Mill Historical   (14) Waltons Mill  

Park


(1) Baker Field Park   (2) Floyd Street Historic District   (3) Georgia International Horse Park   (4) Newton County Fairgrounds   (5) Oxford Historic District   (6) Springs Park  

Populated Place


(1) Airport Grove   (2) Alcovy   (3) Alcovy Mobile Home Park   (4) Alcovy Shores   (5) Anderson Acres   (6) Ashley Grove   (7) Avalon   (8) Beacon Hill   (9) Bear Creek Estates   (10) Beaver Creek   (11) Brentwood   (12) Briarpatch   (13) Brookwood East   (14) Broughton   (15) Brown Bridge Square   (16) Buck Creek   (17) Cambridge Forest   (18) Cedar Creek   (19) Cedar Ridge   (20) Country Acres Mobile Home Park   (21) Country Terrace   (22) Country View   (23) Country Wood   (24) Covington   (25) Creekwood Estates   (26) Deerfield   (27) Dialtown   (28) Dixie   (29) Dixie Acres   (30) Dixie Village   (31) East Wood   (32) Elk Ridge   (33) Essex Village   (34) Fairfield   (35) Farrar   (36) Fincher Farms   (37) Flint Hill   (38) Forest Lakes   (39) Forest Mill   (40) Fox Meadows   (41) Glynn Isles   (42) Godfrey   (43) Greenwood Acres   (44) Hazelbrand Acres   (45) Hidden Forest   (46) Hidden Pines   (47) High Point   (48) Highpoint Forest   (49) Highpoint Mobile Home Park   (50) Hightower Forest   (51) Hollow Oaks   (52) Hub Junction   (53) Idlewood   (54) Island Shoals Historical   (55) Jamestown   (56) Jersey   (57) Kelly   (58) Kitchens Store Historical   (59) Knights Landing   (60) Lakeside   (61) Lakeside Grove   (62) Lassiter   (63) Leadmore   (64) Long Acres   (65) Malcolm Woods   (66) Marble Valley   (67) Meadow View   (68) Meadowbrook Mobile Home Park   (69) Meadowood Subdivision   (70) Melody   (71) Millers Glen   (72) Morrow   (73) Murphy Hills   (74) Newton Chase   (75) Newton Ridge   (76) Newton Woods   (77) North Conyers Farms   (78) Oak Forest Mobile Home Park   (79) Oak Grove   (80) Oak Hill Farms   (81) Oakwood   (82) Oxford   (83) Pennington   (84) Pine Top Hill   (85) Pine Valley Mobile Home Park   (86) Porterdale   (87) Quail Valley   (88) Reese   (89) Ridgeway   (90) River Cove   (91) River North   (92) Riverbend   (93) Riverbend Farms   (94) Riverside Estates   (95) Riverside Park   (96) Riverwood   (97) Rocky Creek   (98) Rocky Plains   (99) Rogers Heights   (100) Saddle Acres   (101) Settlers Grove   (102) Sherwood Forest   (103) Skyline   (104) Slades Mill   (105) Spring Valley   (106) Springhill   (107) Starrsville   (108) Stewart   (109) Stone Lea   (110) Turkey Creek Estates   (111) Turtles Cove   (112) Twin Haynes Creek   (113) Twin Oaks   (114) Village Green   (115) Walnut Grove   (116) Woodfield   (117) Woodland Acres   (118) Woodstown Historical  

Post Office


(1) Covington Post Office   (2) Oxford Post Office   (3) Walnut Grove Post Office  

Rapids


(1) Snapping Shoals  

Reservoir


(1) Bailey Lake   (2) Boyle Lake Northeast   (3) Boyle Lake Number Four   (4) Boyle Lake Number One   (5) Boyle Lake Number Three   (6) Boyle Lake Number Two   (7) Boyle Murder Lake   (8) Calhoun Lake   (9) Cornish Creek Reservoir   (10) Covington Reservoir   (11) Ellis Lake   (12) Greer Lake   (13) Kennedy Lake   (14) Lake Bulow Campbell   (15) Lake Celeste   (16) Lower Williams Lake   (17) Manning Lake   (18) Mccomb Lake   (19) Paradise Lake   (20) Quailwood Lake   (21) Shephard Lake   (22) Stone Lea Lake   (23) Treadwell Lake   (24) Turner Lake   (25) Upper Williams Lake   (26) Vason Lake   (27) Wallace Lake  

School


(1) Administer Tabernacle School   (2) Alcovy High School   (3) Beersheba School Historical   (4) Challenge Charter Academy   (5) Cousins Middle School   (6) Dekalb Technical College Covington Campus   (7) Dekalb Technical College Newton Center   (8) East Newton Elementary School   (9) Eastside High School   (10) Emory Oxford College   (11) Ficquett Elementary School   (12) Georgia Perimeter College Newton Campus   (13) Grace Christian Academy   (14) Heard Mixon Elementary School   (15) Indian Creek Middle School   (16) Jersey Christian Academy   (17) Liberty Middle School   (18) Live Oak Elementary School   (19) Livingston Elementary School   (20) Mainstay Academy   (21) Middle Ridge Elementary School   (22) Mobley School Historical   (23) Montessori School Of Covington   (24) Newton High School   (25) Palmer - Stone Elementary School   (26) Porterdale Elementary School   (27) Rock Hill School Historical   (28) Rock Springs School Historical   (29) Rocky Plains Elementary School   (30) Sharp Learning Center   (31) South Salem Elementary School   (32) Troy University East Atlanta Covington Site   (33) Walnut Grove Elementary School   (34) Walnut Grove High School   (35) Washington Street School   (36) Woodlees Christian Academy  

Stream


(1) Barnes Branch   (2) Bear Creek   (3) Beaverdam Creek   (4) Buck Branch   (5) Campbell Creek   (6) Caney Fork   (7) Cook Branch   (8) Cornish Creek   (9) Dog Branch   (10) Dried Indian Creek   (11) East Bear Creek   (12) Freeman Creek   (13) Gaithers Branch   (14) Gum Creek   (15) Honey Creek   (16) Hurricane Creek   (17) Island Shoals Creek   (18) Little Cornish Creek   (19) Little Flat Creek   (20) Little Gum Creek   (21) Long Branch   (22) Mackey Creek   (23) Parker Branch   (24) Pole Creek   (25) Potts Creek   (26) Rocky Creek   (27) Sampson Creek   (28) Shoal Creek   (29) Shot Bag Branch   (30) Snapping Shoals Creek   (31) Strouds Creek   (32) Turkey Creek   (33) West Bear Creek   (34) Wildcat Creek   (35) Wrights Creek   (36) Yellow River  

Summit


(1) Cornish Mountain  

Tower


(1) Wgfs-am Covington  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Newton County, Georgia

30014 (pop. 26,020) 30016 (pop. 25,766) 30054 (pop. 9,142)
30056 (pop. 1,854) 30070 (pop. 391)  


Counties Nearby Newton County, Georgia

Rockdale County, GA  (pop. 86,070) 11.0 Miles
Walton County, GA  (pop. 84,851) 16.3 Miles
Jasper County, GA  (pop. 13,588) 18.2 Miles
Butts County, GA  (pop. 23,467) 19.7 Miles
Henry County, GA  (pop. 208,966) 19.9 Miles
Morgan County, GA  (pop. 18,120) 21.1 Miles
Dekalb County, GA  (pop. 706,093) 27.6 Miles
Clayton County, GA  (pop. 264,132) 29.2 Miles
Gwinnett County, GA  (pop. 841,658) 29.8 Miles
Barrow County, GA  (pop. 70,478) 30.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Newton County, Georgia

770



Elevation in Newton County, Georgia is 656.0 ft. (200.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Newton County, Georgia

Lat: 33.569094 N        Long: -83.859105 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Newton County, Georgia need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Georgia

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.46 7.33 4.83 8.11 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.46 7.33 4.83 8.11 0.00 6.56
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 7.36 4.78 8.54 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 7.36 4.78 8.54 0.00 6.56
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.73 7.50 4.76 8.70 0.00 6.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.73 7.50 4.76 8.70 0.00 6.67
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 7.44 4.74 8.50 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 7.44 4.74 8.50 0.00 6.71
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 7.33 4.57 8.71 0.00 6.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 7.33 4.57 8.71 0.00 6.57
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.85 7.32 4.52 8.60 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 7.85 7.32 4.52 8.60 0.00 6.62
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.66 7.17 4.29 8.96 0.00 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.66 7.17 4.29 8.96 0.00 6.43
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 7.11 4.13 9.05 0.00 6.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 7.11 4.13 9.05 0.00 6.37
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 7.01 4.23 8.99 0.00 6.40
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 7.01 4.23 8.99 0.00 6.40
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.56 6.67 4.15 8.47 0.00 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.56 6.67 4.15 8.47 0.00 6.24
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 6.50 4.10 8.51 0.00 6.21
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 6.50 4.10 8.51 0.00 6.21
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.61 4.28 8.56 0.00 6.39
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.61 4.28 8.56 0.00 6.39
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.46 3.95 8.31 0.00 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.46 3.95 8.31 0.00 6.24
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.70 6.66 4.02 0.00 4.81 6.32
  Total Electric Industry 7.70 6.66 4.02 0.00 4.81 6.32
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.86 6.88 4.43 0.00 5.12 6.58
  Total Electric Industry 7.86 6.88 4.43 0.00 5.12 6.58
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.64 7.67 5.28 0.00 5.90 7.43
  Total Electric Industry 8.64 7.67 5.28 0.00 5.90 7.43
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.91 7.81 5.38 0.00 6.12 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 8.91 7.81 5.38 0.00 6.12 7.63

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Newton County, Georgia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 940   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 926   (3.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 1,687   (6.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 3,115   (11.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 4,060   (14.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 4,696   (16.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 4,413   (15.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,916   (6.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,214   (4.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,028   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 338   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 248   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,280   (4.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2,114   (7.6%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Newton County, Georgia)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 588

1 vehicle available : 5,480

2 vehicles available : 1,677

3 vehicles available : 170

4 or more vehicles available : 199

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 136

1 vehicle available : 2,484

2 vehicles available : 5,257

3 vehicles available : 1,939

4 or more vehicles available : 417

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 197

1 vehicle available : 1,441

2 vehicles available : 2,065

3 vehicles available : 1,673

4 or more vehicles available : 363

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 486

1 vehicle available : 1,085

2 vehicles available : 4,045

3 vehicles available : 2,937

4 or more vehicles available : 1,123


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Newton County, Georgia)

1-person household:

No workers : 3,679

1 worker : 4,435

2-person household:

No workers : 3,013

1 worker : 3,867

2 workers : 3,353

3-person household:

No workers : 659

1 worker : 3,143

2 workers : 1,517

3 workers : 420

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 934

1 worker : 2,574

2 workers : 5,207

3 or more workers : 961


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Newton County, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 33,590

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 3,483

In 3-person carpool : 1,051

In 4-person carpool : 198

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 317

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 61

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 316

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 25

Bicycle : 8

Walked : 510

Other means : 173

Worked at home : 2,135


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Newton County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,196

5 to 9 minutes : 1,963

10 to 14 minutes : 4,970

15 to 19 minutes : 4,790

20 to 24 minutes : 6,293

25 to 29 minutes : 1,825

30 to 34 minutes : 5,013

35 to 39 minutes : 946

40 to 44 minutes : 1,429

45 to 59 minutes : 5,335

60 to 89 minutes : 4,328

90 or more minutes : 1,644


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Newton County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,535  (22.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,566  (9.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,395  (15.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 82  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4,466  (28.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4,088  (30.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,080  (15.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 5,174  (39.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 19  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 176  (1.3%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Newton County, Georgia

Employed: 41,589
Unemployed: 2,308



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Newton County, Georgia

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 19.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 1.8%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 26.5%
  • Other: 52.7%



Water Usage In Newton County, Georgia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.43 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.43 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 11.36 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 11.36 Mgal/d





There are 352 Farms In Newton County, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Newton County, Georgia

Newton Federal Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $663.2k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Synovus Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $78.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 270

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $550.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

Guaranty Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.2m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 166

Community & Southern Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 40

The Peoples Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $96.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 61

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

United Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 242

United Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 151

Pinnacle Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $599.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 146

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Newton County, Georgia

  • Stone Mountain Airport


    (about 22.4 miles in Stone Mountain, Georgia; Airport Code: SMT)

  • Gwinnett County - Briscoe Field


    (about 28.9 miles in Lawrenceville, Georgia; Airport Code: LZU)

  • Beaver Ruin


    (about 30.2 miles in Norcross, Georgia; Airport Code: JAO)

  • Barrow County


    (about 30.6 miles in Winder, Georgia; Airport Code: WDR)

  • Winder Barrow


    (about 30.6 miles in Winder, Georgia; Airport Code: WDR)

  • William B. Hartsfield Atlanta International


    (about 33.1 miles in Atlanta, Georgia; Airport Code: ATL)

  • Atlanta Municipal


    (about 33.1 miles in Atlanta, Georgia; Airport Code: ATL)

  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International


    (about 33.1 miles in Atlanta, Georgia; Airport Code: ATL)

  • Dekalb Peachtree


    (about 33.1 miles in Atlanta, Georgia; Airport Code: PDK)

  • Perimeter Mall


    (about 34.9 miles in Atlanta, Georgia; Airport Code: JAJ)

  • Perimeter Mall Helipad


    (about 34.9 miles in Atlanta, Georgia; Airport Code: JAJ)

  • Galleria


    (about 35.0 miles in Riverdale, Georgia; Airport Code: JGL)

  • Athens Municipal


    (about 40.3 miles in Athens, Georgia; Airport Code: AHN)

  • Athens/Ben Epps


    (about 40.3 miles in Athens, Georgia; Airport Code: AHN)

  • Fulton County Airport-Brown Field


    (about 40.8 miles in Atlanta, Georgia; Airport Code: FTY)

  • Atlanta Regional Falcon Field


    (about 43.6 miles in Peachtree City, Georgia; Airport Code: QQT)

  • Dobbins ARB


    (about 44.7 miles in Marietta, Georgia; Airport Code: NCQ)

  • Dobbins ARB


    (about 44.7 miles in Marietta, Georgia; Airport Code: MGE)

  • Dobbins AFB


    (about 44.9 miles in Marietta, Georgia; Airport Code: MGE)

  • Jackson County


    (about 45.3 miles in Jefferson, Georgia; Airport Code: GA4)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Newton County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.43%

Carpooled

14.35%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.17%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.03%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.03%

Taxicab

0.17%

Motorcycle

0.14%

Bicycle

0.05%

Walked

0.75%

Other Means

0.84%

Worked At Home

2.05%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Newton County, Georgia, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Newton County, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13,491

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,165

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,068

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,230

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,452

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,945

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6,519

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,892


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Newton County, Georgia)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,342

Householder 35 to 44 years : 5,117

Householder 45 to 54 years : 4,643

Householder 55 to 59 years : 2,422

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,547

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,003

Householder 75 years and over : 528

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 287

Householder 35 to 44 years : 480

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,134

Householder 55 to 59 years : 568

Householder 60 to 64 years : 502

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,292

Householder 75 years and over : 1,665


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Newton County, Georgia)

Less than 10.0 percent : 317

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 484

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 748

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,189

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 861

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 624

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 636

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 604

50.0 percent or more : 3,032

Not computed : 737


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Newton County, Georgia)

Built 2010 or later : $277,300

Built 2000 to 2009 : $136,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $109,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $119,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $85,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $90,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $76,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $90,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $104,900


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Newton County, Georgia: 76.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Newton County, Georgia

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 299 299 $35,437,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

299 299 $35,437,800
2004        
  Single Family 1,813 1,813 $247,794,325
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1,813 1,813 $247,794,325
2005        
  Single Family 1,914 1,914 $262,722,022
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1,914 1,914 $262,722,022
2006        
  Single Family 1,573 1,573 $241,570,793
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1,573 1,573 $241,570,793


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Newton County, GA): $44,875
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Newton County): $99,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Newton County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 41.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 11.1%
Electricity: 45.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Newton County, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 36.44%
  • Juvenile facilities : 2.62%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 16.57%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 36.44%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 7.92%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Newton County): $597
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Newton County): $822


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Newton County, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Newton County, Georgia

Amedisys Home Health Of Covington


     Address: 9144 Highway 278 East, Covington, Georgia 30014
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/6/1981

Newton Medical Home Health


     Address: 4186 Mill Street, Covington, Georgia 30014
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/29/1997

Rockdale Medical Center Home Health


     Address: 1412 Milstead Avenue, Conyers, Georgia 30012
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/15/1997

Ga Home Health Services I


     Address: 3450 New High Shoals Rd, High Shoals, Georgia 30645
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/24/1991

Dekalb Medical Center Hh


     Address: 450 North Candler Street, Decatur, Georgia 30033
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/7/1991

Hospitals Close To Newton County, Georgia

Newton Medical Center


     Address: 5126 Hospital Drive Ne, Covington, Georgia 30014
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"rockdale Medical Center, Inc"


     Address: "1412 Milstead Avenue, Ne", Conyers, Georgia 30012
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Walton Regional Medical Center


     Address: 330 Alcova Street, Monroe, Georgia 30655
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Jasper Memorial Hospital


     Address: 898 College Street, Monticello, Georgia 31064
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Sylvan Grove Hospital


     Address: 1050 Mcdonough Road, Jackson, Georgia 30233
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Newton County, Georgia

Riverside Health Care Center


     Address: 5100 West Street, Covington, Georgia 30014
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 141
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Covington Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 4148 Carroll Street, Covington, Georgia 30015
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Westbury Health & Rehabilitation Center - Cony


     Address: 1420 Milstead Road, Conyers, Georgia 30012
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 169
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Rockdale Healthcare Center


     Address: 1510 Reniassance Drive, Conyers, Georgia 30012
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Park Place Nursing Facility


     Address: 1865 Bold Springs Road, Monroe, Georgia 30655
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Newton County, Georgia

Name: Oconee
Address: PO Box 1439; Seneca, SC 29679
Distance: 93 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Newton County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 7,335
    Disabled Workers: 2,200
    Widowers Workers: 1,070
    Spouses Workers: 450
    Children Workers: 1,425


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Newton County, Georgia


Charges


Parks & Recreation: $4,000
Solid Waste Management: $3,598,000
All Other: $1,776,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $5,538,000


Federal Intergovernmental


All Other: $26,000


State Intergovernmental


Health & Hospitals: $841,000
Highways: $376,000
Public Welfare: $91,000
All Other: $1,476,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $1,908,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $8,560,000
Financial Administration: $2,553,000
Fire Protection: $3,914,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $4,993,000
Central Staff Services: $3,060,000
General Public Buildings: $752,000
Health Services - Other: $2,435,000
Regular Highways: $4,874,000
Housing & Community Development: $301,000
Libraries: $77,000
Natural Resources - Other: $114,000
Parks & Recreation: $339,000
Police Protection: $6,315,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $1,904,000
Welfare - Other: $371,000
Solid Waste Management: $4,159,000
General - Other: $668,000
Water Utilities: $3,240,000


Construction


General Public Buildings: $539,000
Regular Highways: $2,042,000
Natural Resources - Other: $52,000
Parks & Recreation: $219,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,470,000
Water Utilities: $518,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $136,000
Financial Administration: $463,000
Fire Protection: $455,000
Central Staff: $418,000
General Public Building: $12,000
Health - Other: $24,000
Regular Highways: $150,000
Police Protection: $546,000
Solid Waste Management: $113,000
General - Other: $2,705,000


General


Interest On Debt: $722,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $1,811,000


Intergovernmental To State


Welfare: $208,000



Ntergovernmental To Local Nec Correctional Insti: $2,000
Otal Salaries & Wages: $18,659,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,700,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,120,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $67,623,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $35,000
Health: $658,000
Regular Highways: $31,000
Libraries: $1,000,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,300,000
Welfare: $154,000
General: $3,040,000


Tax


Property: $26,321,000
Total General Sales: $20,008,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $353,000
Public Utilities: $212,000
Other Selective Sales: $2,074,000
Public Utility License: $1,507,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $580,000
Other License: $1,514,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $584,000
Property Sale Other: $44,000
Interest Earnings: $1,174,000
Fines & Forfeits: $2,413,000
General Revenue, Nec: $354,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $2,946,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $43,942,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $22,789,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $2,925,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $57,043,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $113,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $2,812,000


(updated 2006)



Newton County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.49%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.01%
  • Other 0.49%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Newton County, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Newton County, GA

13.41 % of Newton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $35,867

Georgia Average 10.98 %

0.03 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,700

Georgia Average 0.40 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Newton County, GA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Rockdale County , GA 2.81 % ($39,508 AGI )
  • De Kalb County , GA 2.67 % ($35,326 AGI )
  • Gwinnett County , GA 0.80 % ($33,975 AGI )
  • Walton County , GA 0.47 % ($36,538 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 0.42 % ($39,766 AGI )
  • Jasper County , GA 0.34 % ($31,495 AGI )
  • Henry County , GA 0.33 % ($41,650 AGI )
  • Clayton County , GA 0.28 % ($35,857 AGI )
  • Cobb County , GA 0.20 % ($36,983 AGI )
  • Kings County , NY 0.19 % ($35,964 AGI )

Relocation away from Newton County, GA

9.46 % of Newton County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,841

Georgia Average 9.55 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $21,636

Georgia Average 0.10 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Newton County, GA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Rockdale County , GA 1.90 % ($32,345 AGI )
  • De Kalb County , GA 0.92 % ($29,342 AGI )
  • Walton County , GA 0.66 % ($43,613 AGI )
  • Gwinnett County , GA 0.57 % ($42,333 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 0.43 % ($32,200 AGI )
  • Henry County , GA 0.42 % ($44,230 AGI )
  • Jasper County , GA 0.41 % ($35,120 AGI )
  • Cobb County , GA 0.25 % ($35,915 AGI )
  • Morgan County , GA 0.19 % ($51,618 AGI )
  • Clayton County , GA 0.17 % ($23,320 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Georgia

Low Bracket: $750 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $7,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Georgia

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Newton County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Newton County, Georgia


On 05/08/1978, a tornado touched down 3.18 miles from the center of Newton County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/17/1980, a tornado touched down 6.19 miles from the center of Newton County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 05/10/1981, a tornado touched down 6.3 miles from the center of Newton County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 02/10/1990, a tornado touched down 7.8 miles from the center of Newton County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 08/29/2005, a tornado touched down 9.76 miles from the center of Newton County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Newton County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
08/16/1994, 04:50 pm 0 0 $500K --
         
Hail        
05/07/1998, 09:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
         
Lightning        
09/11/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
07/25/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $200K --
06/28/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $150K --
06/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $100K --
04/07/2005, 07:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/07/2004, 10:30 pm 0 0 $4K --
08/10/2003, 05:26 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/29/2001, 07:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/28/2000, 12:00 am 0 0 $500K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/04/2007, 01:54 am 0 0 $4K --
08/05/2006, 05:15 pm 0 0 $4K --
06/23/2006, 06:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
12/09/2004, 09:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
11/24/2004, 11:00 am 0 0 $5K --
07/04/2004, 03:50 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/22/2003, 01:30 pm 0 0 $35K --
05/02/2003, 07:40 pm 0 0 $3K --
02/22/2003, 05:30 am 0 0 $2K --
05/13/2002, 03:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
02/16/2001, 07:05 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/23/2000, 02:35 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/23/2000, 01:55 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/12/2000, 04:55 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/25/2000, 01:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/30/1998, 08:12 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/28/1997, 06:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/25/1997, 07:50 pm 0 0 $15K --
09/01/1995, 04:47 pm 0 0 $500 --
05/15/1995, 04:52 pm 1 0 $95K --
         



Tornados In Newton County, Georgia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1976-05-28 1 50 2 0 0 $25K --
  1973-03-31 22 500 2 1 50 $250M --



Hurricanes And Storms In Newton County, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 45 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: JERRY - August 1995 - Wind Speed: 20 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Newton County, Georgia directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Georgia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
8,958 11,744 14,257 15,293 16,391 18,811 20,371 21,559 23,147 24,870


(updated 2014)



Jails in Newton County, Georgia


  • Newton County Jail


    15151 Alcoby Road, Covington, GA 30014
    Capacity: 660
    Confined: 517
    Avg. Population: 21
    Year Built: 2003


(updated 2006)



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