Newberry is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 6,231 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Newberry is the 278th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities, Newberry isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Newberry are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Newberry is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newberry who work in office and administrative support (13.59%), healthcare (12.91%), and management occupations (9.94%).
Also of interest is that Newberry has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Newberry is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Newberry’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Newberry is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Newberry, the average commute to work is 35.10 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Newberry doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Newberry who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.91% of adults in Newberry have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Newberry in 2018 was $27,814, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $111,256 for a family of four. However, Newberry contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Newberry is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Newberry home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Newberry residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Newberry include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Newberry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.