New Cumberland is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 7,295 people and four constituent neighborhoods, New Cumberland is the 183rd largest community in Pennsylvania.
New Cumberland is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 87.41% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, New Cumberland is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Cumberland who work in office and administrative support (20.28%), sales jobs (12.69%), and management occupations (8.42%).
Also of interest is that New Cumberland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of New Cumberland is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.04% of adults in New Cumberland have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in New Cumberland in 2010 was $30,653, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,612 for a family of four. However, New Cumberland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call New Cumberland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Cumberland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in New Cumberland include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in New Cumberland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.