Newman is located close to the center of Illinois. Newman is between the Douglas, Edgar county. Newman has 0.63 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Newman population is 895, which has shrunk 6.38% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Newman median household income is $40,833 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 34.24% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Newman median house value is $56,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 34.60% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 34.33% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Newman is close to the state average in quality. The Newman area code is 217.