Newberry is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,455 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Newberry is the 410th largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in Newberry was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Newberry is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Newberry is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Newberry who work in office and administrative support (13.51%), law enforcement and fire fighting (11.49%), and maintenance occupations (9.78%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Newberry spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.18 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small village, Newberry doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Newberry with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.54% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Newberry in 2010 was $18,551, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,204 for a family of four.
Newberry is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. 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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Newberry include Irish, French , English, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Newberry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.