Newton employment information

Income per capita$22,475$27,367$28,555
Median household income$44,210$51,872$53,482
Median income owner occupied$54,256$65,700$68,142
Median income renter occupied$25,174$31,165$33,219
Median earnings male$34,634$35,528$36,116
Median earnings female$21,909$23,777$25,692
Unemployment rate3.7%4.4%5.8%
Poverty level17.3%13.8%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Newton is 21% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Newton is 17% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Newton is 37% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Newton is 11% higher than the national average.

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Newton median earnings by income bracket

Newton employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry12.1%0.6%
Manufacturing sector28.8%1.4%
Financial & insurance services2.8%2.8%
Wholesale & retail services12.3%12.6%
Public administration3.7%4.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.9%2.0%
Education, health & social services16.3%43.9%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Elbing, KS273$71,87534%
Bentley, KS515$65,75023%
Hesston, KS3,621$64,56921%
North Newton, KS1,926$55,7894%
Valley Center, KS6,449$53,5520%
Newton, KS19,144$44,21017%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Bellwood, IL19,149$50,3166%
Dickinson, TX19,135$67,08325%
Murphy, TX19,154$121,360127%
Mamaroneck, NY19,133$85,86561%
Ansonia, CT19,128$43,14419%
Newton, KS19,144$44,21017%
Source: The Newton, KS employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.