Newman is a tiny city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 855 people and just one neighborhood, Newman is the 669th largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Newman was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Newman is a blue-collar town, with 35.55% 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 (14.58%), sales jobs (10.74%) and management occupations (8.70%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Newman is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One downside of living in Newman, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.33 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Newman does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.