Newman is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 10,899 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Newman is the 414th largest community in California.
Newman is a blue-collar town, with 39.39% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Newman is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newman who work in office and administrative support (15.09%), sales jobs (10.61%), and food service (6.04%).
Also of interest is that Newman has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Newman, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.01 minutes every day commuting to work.
Newman is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Newman with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.26% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Newman in 2010 was $17,041, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $68,164 for a family of four. However, Newman contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Newman is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Newman home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Newman, accounting for 67.09% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Newman residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Newman include Portuguese, German, English, and French .
In addition, Newman has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (23.92%).
The most common language spoken in Newman is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Portuguese.