Newman is a city in Douglas County, Illinois, United States. The population was 865 at the 2010 census. Newman has two restaurants: Pizza Man and Country Junction, it also has a Library District, a BP gas station and a bank. The main street is Broadway. The children go to school at Shiloh CUSD #1.
Newman is located at 39°47′53″N 87°59′11″W / 39.79806°N 87.98639°W / 39.79806; -87.98639 (39.798009, -87.986273).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km²), all of it land.