Newell is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 532 people and just one neighborhood, Newell is the 920th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Newell was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Newell is a blue-collar town, with 35.57% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Newell is a borough of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newell who work in healthcare (9.09%), office and administrative support (8.30%) and maintenance occupations (8.30%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the borough 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, Newell is worth considering.
One downside of living in Newell is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Newell, the average commute to work is 32.03 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small borough, Newell does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.