Newberry is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 5,564 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Newberry is the 278th largest community in Florida.
Newberry is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.43% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Newberry is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newberry who work in office and administrative support (17.99%), healthcare (11.76%), 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.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Newberry is worth considering.
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 30.76 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.
In terms of college education, Newberry is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.06% of adults in Newberry have a college degree.
The per capita income in Newberry in 2010 was $24,547, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,188 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, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Newberry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.