New Town is a very small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 2,521 people and two constituent neighborhoods, New Town is the 27th largest community in North Dakota.
Unlike some cities, New Town isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in New Town are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Town is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Town who work in office and administrative support (16.18%), management occupations (12.64%), and food service (9.30%).
Overall, New Town’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One of the benefits of New Town is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.90 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.
The education level of New Town citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.40% of adults in New Town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in New Town in 2010 was $23,969, which is low income relative to North Dakota, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $95,876 for a family of four. However, New Town contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
New Town is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call New Town home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Town residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in New Town include Norwegian, Irish, English, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in New Town is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Spanish.