Basic information about the Newton County
The Newton County is located in the state of Georgia. This county occupies 280 square miles, with 8 square miles being water areas. There are 99.958 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Newton County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (53.78%), followed by Black or African American (40.9%) and Two or More races (2.08%). There are 34.390 households in the county, while 76,08% of them are family households and 23,92% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Newton County. The most populated city is Covington city and the smallest town or village is Mansfield city.