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  Newton Town
INCUMBENT
  PartyNonpartisan
Name Nonpartisan Control
Won07/01/2018
Votes5 (100.00%)
Margin5 (+100.00%)
Term07/01/2018 - 01/01/2021
Town Government
  Mayor  Sandra Lee Diglio 0 20 +100.00%
  Council  Nonpartisan Control 8 18 +100.00%

Sub-Races
% Of Total VotesOfficeNewton Town WinnerYrNewton Town Votes% of Sub% Vs. Full Race
0.86% NJ - District 05   Josh Gottheimer 18 1,431 54.87% -1.30%
2.86% NJ Assembly 24   Parker Space 19 771 30.20% -4.38%
3.08% NJ State Senate 24   Steven V. Oroho 17 932 51.78% -9.25%

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Parents > United States > New Jersey > Counties > Sussex  
Established April 11, 1864
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorThomas Walker
Last Modifiedbnml October 05, 2020 01:38pm
Description Newton, officially the Town of Newton, is an incorporated municipality located in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. It is situated approximately 60 miles (97 km) by road northwest of New York City. It is one of fifteen municipalities in the state organized as a town, and the municipal government operates under a council-manager structure provided by the Faulkner Act, or Optional Municipal Charter Law. As the location of the county's administrative offices and court system, Newton is the county seat of Sussex County.

Newton was incorporated by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 11, 1864, from portions of Newton Township, which was also partitioned to create Andover Township and Hampton Township, and was then dissolved. Additional land was acquired from Andover Township in 1869 and 1927, and from Fredon Township in 1920.

As of the 2010 United States Census, the town's population was 7,997,reflecting a decline of 247 (-3.0%) from the 8,244 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 723 (+9.6%) from the 7,521 counted in the 1990 Census.

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Pty Amount % Yr Chg As Of Contributor
I 1,879 36.75% -3.15% Jul 07, 2020 bnml
R 1,819 35.58% +6.35% Jul 07, 2020 bnml
D 1,415 27.67% +12.33% Jul 07, 2020 bnml

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