Newton (community), Manitowoc County, Wisconsin

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Newton, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Looking south in Newton
Looking south in Newton
Newton, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Newton, Wisconsin
Newton, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 43°59′38″N 87°43′35″W / 43.99389°N 87.72639°W / 43.99389; -87.72639Coordinates: 43°59′38″N 87°43′35″W / 43.99389°N 87.72639°W / 43.99389; -87.72639
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Manitowoc
Elevation 659 ft (201 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 53063
Area code(s) 920
GNIS feature ID 1570264[1]

Newton is an unincorporated community located in the town of Newton, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, United States. Newton is located along Interstate 43 near Exit 144, 5.5 miles (8.9 km) east-northeast of Cleveland. Newton has a post office with ZIP code 53063.[2]

History[edit]

The first post office in Newton was called Timothy.[3] The post office, established as Timothy in 1882, was renamed Newton in 1930.[4] The present name of the community is for John Newton, an officer of the American Revolutionary War.[3]

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