Latest Data (2017)
Population 3,219
Nationwide Rank 6003

Quick Facts

Newton, Mississippi is the 6,003rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Newton, Mississippi is a city.

Newton, Mississippi is currently 15.1% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Newton, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5993 Ripley, West Virginia 3,231 -0.9%
5994 Welsh, Louisiana 3,230 -4.4%
5995 Netcong, New Jersey 3,229 -0.1%
5996 Grantville, Georgia 3,226 141.4%
5997 Russell, Kentucky 3,226 -11.2%
5998 Galena, Illinois 3,225 -6.8%
5999 Hodgenville, Kentucky 3,225 11.5%
6000 Breckenridge, Minnesota 3,224 -9.1%
6001 Jackson, Minnesota 3,221 -7.8%
6002 El Cenizo, Texas 3,220 -9.2%
6003 Newton, Mississippi 3,219 -12.8%
6004 La Center, Washington 3,218 87.7%
6005 Tipton, Iowa 3,218 1.6%
6006 Haskell, Texas 3,217 4.5%
6007 Lebanon, Virginia 3,214 -2.3%
6008 Athens, Pennsylvania 3,213 -5.7%
6009 Delmar, Maryland 3,210 69.8%
6010 Swansboro, North Carolina 3,210 81.7%
6011 Cadiz, Ohio 3,209 -3.0%
6012 Pitcairn, Pennsylvania 3,209 -12.2%
6013 Warrior, Alabama 3,208 -1.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4135 Waveland 6,354 -20.2%
4158 Louisville 6,279 -10.2%
4227 Pontotoc 6,077 12.7%
4247 Columbia 6,037 -8.6%
4319 Pass Christian 5,878 -10.7%
4403 Forest 5,655 -5.3%
4548 Aberdeen 5,328 -16.8%
4577 Ripley 5,278 -3.7%
4727 Saltillo 4,987 46.8%
4782 Waynesboro 4,903 -14.8%
4815 Crystal Springs 4,853 -17.2%
4832 Carthage 4,822 4.1%
4986 Ellisville 4,549 9.4%
4990 Wiggins 4,543 17.5%
5063 Florence 4,427 73.8%
5167 Winona 4,280 -21.1%
5173 Magee 4,274 1.8%
5352 Fulton 4,011 2.8%
5384 Leland 3,981 -27.3%
5477 Hazlehurst 3,852 -12.2%
5772 Houston 3,464 -14.7%
5803 Morton 3,423 -1.7%
5860 Water Valley 3,362 -9.2%
5916 Baldwyn 3,304 -0.6%
5979 Verona 3,246 -2.8%
6003 Newton 3,219 -12.8%
6171 Lucedale 3,062 23.1%
6265 Iuka 2,964 -2.9%
6296 Poplarville 2,929 12.4%
6506 Guntown 2,735 130.6%
6596 Ruleville 2,671 -17.0%
6718 Okolona 2,560 -16.2%
6750 Macon 2,537 -15.3%
6820 Collins 2,481 -7.7%
6876 Hollandale 2,443 -28.5%
6886 Mendenhall 2,433 -4.8%
6975 Durant 2,365 -19.3%
7042 Purvis 2,322 6.3%
7115 Magnolia 2,283 9.3%
7214 Lumberton 2,211 -1.6%
7217 Raymond 2,210 8.1%
7258 Farmington 2,181 1.6%
7271 Moorhead 2,176 -15.0%
7307 Quitman 2,151 -12.4%
7500 Eupora 2,051 -11.7%
7532 Shelby 2,035 -30.0%
7548 Belmont 2,025 3.3%
7644 Tchula 1,976 -16.0%
7645 Belzoni 1,975 -25.7%
7664 Rolling Fork 1,967 -20.3%
7676 Charleston 1,958 -10.7%
7712 Nettleton 1,942 -3.6%
7748 Union 1,925 -4.7%
7805 Wesson 1,894 4.2%
7851 Itta Bena 1,873 -14.2%
7890 Flora 1,855 19.5%
7901 Bruce 1,847 -11.4%
8072 Shannon 1,771 6.4%
8102 Decatur 1,758 -7.6%
8113 Shaw 1,750 -24.2%
8118 Sumrall 1,748 67.7%
8184 Bay Springs 1,723 -18.1%
8244 Calhoun City 1,696 -9.2%
8265 Drew 1,688 -30.2%
8273 Rosedale 1,685 -30.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 3,219 6,003
2016 3,317 5,896
2015 3,356 5,839
2014 3,374 5,811
2013 3,372 5,807
2012 3,354 5,809
2011 3,345 5,820
2010 3,373 5,779
2009 3,688 5,431
2008 3,686 5,419
2007 3,693 5,404
2006 3,662 5,396
2005 3,639 5,388
2004 3,623 5,381
2003 3,623 5,364
2002 3,625 5,339
2001 3,671 5,283
2000 3,695 5,251
1990 3,790 4,844