Newton Grove is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 565 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Newton Grove is the 467th largest community in North Carolina.
When you are in Newton Grove, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.89% of Newton Grove’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Newton Grove is a town of construction workers and builders, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newton Grove who work in sales jobs (9.97%), teaching (8.59%), and office and administrative support (8.25%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Newton Grove has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Newton Grove is worth considering.
In Newton Grove, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.38 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Newton Grove does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The overall education level of Newton Grove citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.51% of adults in Newton Grove have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Newton Grove in 2018 was $36,555, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $146,220 for a family of four. However, Newton Grove contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Newton Grove is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Newton Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Newton Grove residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Newton Grove also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.82% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Newton Grove include English, Scots-Irish, Irish, German, and European.
The most common language spoken in Newton Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.