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 3,277 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Newburgh is the 157th largest community in Indiana.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Newburgh is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Newburgh is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newburgh who work in sales jobs (11.51%), food service (9.51%), and management occupations (8.99%).

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.

Because of many things, Newburgh is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Newburgh a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Newburgh has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Newburgh’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Being a small town, Newburgh does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

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: 29.77% of adults in Newburgh have a college degree.

The per capita income in Newburgh in 2010 was $31,745, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,980 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 English, Irish, Polish, and French .

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