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.
Because of many things, Newberry is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Newberry really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Newberry perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Newberry, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.10 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Newberry does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The overall education level of Newberry is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.91% of adults 25 and older in the city 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.