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Where is Newton County, Mississippi?

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Newton County is a county equivalent area found in Mississippi, USA. The county government of Newton is found in the county seat of Decatur.

With a total 1,501.16 sq. km of land and water area, Newton County, Mississippi is the 1836th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 21,832 people, Newton County has a total 9318 households earning 39190 on average per year.

Newton County, Mississippi - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 28101
Area Codes 601
Time Zone CST
Major Cities Newton (population: 6,089), Decatur (population: 4,167), Conehatta (population: 2,279), Hickory (population: 1,909), Little Rock (population: 1,799), Chunky (population: 1,284), Lawrence (population: 1,227)
Land Area 8,429 sq miles
Water Area 578 sq miles
Household Income $39,190
Housing Units 9,318
Median Home Value $72,100
High School Grads 83% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 15% of population
Retail Spending $6,500 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $11,180 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.