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Welcome to the City of Newton, NC

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.

Recent News & Events...

  • Light
    Light Up the Town
    Downtown Newton's 1924 Courthouse Square came to light Sunday evening at the annual Light Up the Town Celebration.
  • gospel
    Christmas Gospel Fest is Dec. 20
    Newton Parks and Recreation to share Christmas spirit through music and giving
  • Police Lunch
    Three decades of Christmas cheer
    Newton police hosted their Senior Citizens Holiday Luncheon on Tuesday, Dec. 9. The annual party has been a tradition for about 30 years.
  • baseball
    Youth sports: Almost time to sign up!
    Registration for youth baseball, youth spring soccer, and girls volleyball begins Jan. 5 and runs through Jan. 30.
  • Money
    Police offer advice on avoiding IRS scammers
    It's easy to be lured by scammers. But it's even easier to protect yourself.
  • canned food drive
    Newton Rec sponsoring canned food drive
    Newton is sponsoring a canned food drive to help prevent hunger among our neighbors. Donate today!
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