Newburgh, IN

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Living in Newburgh

Newburgh is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 3,204 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Newburgh is the 157th largest community in Indiana.

Newburgh real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Newburgh house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Newburgh is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Newburgh is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newburgh who work in sales jobs (14.44%), office and administrative support (10.96%), and management occupations (10.90%).

Also of interest is that Newburgh has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Newburgh 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 town’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, Newburgh’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Newburgh spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.82 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

As is often the case in a small town, Newburgh doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, Newburgh 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: 33.70% of adults in Newburgh have a college degree.

The per capita income in Newburgh in 2010 was $45,650, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $182,600 for a family of four. However, Newburgh contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Newburgh home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Newburgh residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Newburgh include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Portuguese.

The most common language spoken in Newburgh is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.