North Newton, KS Profile: Facts & Data


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North Newton, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of North Newton had a population of 1,866 as of July 1, 2018. North Newton ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for North Newton is located at latitude 38.0776 and longitude -97.3463 in Harvey County. The formal boundaries for the City of North Newton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Harvey County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,437 feet.

The City of North Newton (GNIS ID: 2395258) 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.

The City of North Newton is located within Township of Newton, a minor civil division (MCD) of Harvey County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for North Newton: Bethel College.

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North Newton, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,866
Population in Households 1,517
Population in Familes 1,140
Population in Group Qrtrs 349
Population Density2 2,076
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $58,434
Average Household Income $77,137
Per Capita Income $35,732


Total Housing Units 791 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 479 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 279 (35.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $163,672
Average Home Value $193,319


Total Households 758
Average Household Size 2.0
Family Households 417
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.72% 0.56%
Households 0.8% 0.63%
Families 0.91% 0.48%
Median Household Income   3.52%
Per Capita Income   2.83%

North Newton, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares North Newton to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 132 80th
Population Density # 38 94th
Diversity Index # 269 60th
Median Household Income # 116 83rd
Per Capita Income # 32 95th

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