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, Newberry isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Newberry are a mix 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 law enforcement and fire fighting (10.79%), sales jobs (10.46%), and office and administrative support (9.95%).
One of the benefits of Newberry is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.80 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small village, Newberry doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Newberry are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.93% of adults in Newberry have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Newberry in 2010 was $17,741, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,964 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 Finnish.
The most common language spoken in Newberry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and French.