StatisticNewtownConnecticutNational
Population2,0093,565,287328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)87273691
Median age43.840.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%43%43%
Speak English85%78%79%
Speak Spanish7%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Newtown is 18% higher than Connecticut
  • The median age in Newtown is 8% higher than Connecticut
  • In Newtown 90.39% of the population is White
  • In Newtown 0.45% of the population is Black
  • In Newtown 5.28% of the population is Asian

Compare Newtown, CT Demographics

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      Newtown population breakdown by race

      RaceNewtownConnecticutNational
      White90.39%77.14%73.35%
      Black0.45%10.39%12.63%
      Asian5.28%4.26%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race3.88%2.98%3.06%
      Other race0.00%4.95%4.75%
      In Newtown, 6.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Newtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Newtown, CT demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).