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.
Newton Swimming Pool Opens June 12
Splash into summer at the Newton Swimming Pool!
Movies in the Park
Join us at Southside Park for free movie showings all summer long!
Yard of the Month
Congratulations to Jon and Susie McClure
on winning the May Yard of the Month honor!
Newton Police Win Grant for Helmets
Thanks to a generous grant, Newton officers will be able to provide bicycle helmets to children who are unable to afford them.
Newton Named a Watch for Me NC Partner
We're pleased to be a part of this program aimed at making bicycle riders and pedestrians safer!
Room & Board to build 250,000-square-foot Distribution Center in Newton
We welcome Room & Board to Newton! Their $12.8 million investment will create at least 13 new jobs in the city.
Fire Hydrant Testing Under Way
Annual testing and maintenance of Newton's fire hydrants begins soon in the southeast quadrant of the city.