Newton is the county seat of Jasper County, Iowa. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 15,579. It is the home of Maytag Corporation and of Maytag Dairy Farms.
Web Sites and Links
City of NewtonOfficial site. Introduction to government, community, and education services with information on city history and resources.
Newton Christian SchoolA Newton, IA K-8 independent school. Working to provide the students with a loving, nurturing environment which promotes strong academic development.
Newton Community SchoolsSchool district information on childcare center, local schools, student activities, Cardinals calendar, and lunch menu.