The City of Newton is the County Seat of Catawba County, positioned in the triangle formed by Asheville, Winston-Salem, and Charlotte. The gently rolling terrain blends into the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains offering residents and visitors an abundance of scenic attractions, a wealth of recreational options, and a temperate climate with four seasons that are as distinct as they are mild.
Corning brings 210 jobs to Newton
We welcome Corning Optical Communications to Newton! Their $67 million investment will create at least 210 new jobs in the city.
Fat Bax Cafe Ribbon Cutting
Newton welcomes Fat Bax Cafe to the city!
Economic Development Survey
Please take this online survey to help identify opportunities and needs to improve our regional economy.
Pedestrian Plan Open House
Join us from 5:30-7 p.m. Feb. 28 in the Council Chamber at City Hall to share your ideas and to learn more about the Newton Pedestrian Plan.
Downtown Newton Volunteer Event
Join us as we celebrate Downtown Newton volunteers and learn about new ways to help downtown flourish.
Registration is underway for the Men’s Industrial/Open and Co-Ed Softball Leagues. Sign up today!
Foothills Folk Art Festival
We hope you'll join us Saturday, Oct. 7, in Downtown Newton for a great day of folk art, music, food, and more!