Zip Code 75966 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewton
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Newton
Area Code409
Current Population:5371
Racial Majority: 71.65%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53.3%
Unemployment Rate:9.0%
Median Household Income$32487
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48660
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time30.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range66 - 292 ft.
Area171 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.83719100, -93.75886800

Zip Code 75966 Description

Zip Code 75966 is located in the state of Texas in the Beaumont - Port Arthur metro area. Zip code 75966 is primarily located in Newton County. The official US Postal Service name for 75966 is NEWTON, Texas. Portions of zip code 75966 are contained within or border the city limits of Newton, TX, . The area code for zip code 75966 is 409. 75966 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 75966 is 9.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 75966 decreased to 5371 from 5997 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 75966 is while the majority ethnicity attending 75966 public schools is White. 74.6% of students in 75966 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3050 71.65% 3635 -16%
 Black Or African American 959 22.53% 1462 -34%
 Hispanic 188 4.42% 178 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.28% 21 -43%
 Asian 48 1.13% 19 +153%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 55 0% 55 -100%

Zip Code 75966 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53.3%
 Black Or African American 38.2%
 Hispanic 4.2%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 75966 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population53715997
Male Population54.60%
Female Population45.40%
Total Households1862
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
74.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$32487
Income Under $50K Per Year69.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.00%
75966 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 36Brian BabinRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Texas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$163500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$84135
Current Unemployment Level 9.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago11.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35e - Southern Tertiary Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 75966 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)37404754626870696554463954
Avg Max Temp (°F)59647178859093938880706278
Avg Precip (In.)5.554.334.644.065.225.434.683.774.254.25.185.6756.98
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours