Newmanstown is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,534 people and just one neighborhood, Newmanstown is the 529th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Newmanstown was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Newmanstown economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Newmanstown, where the median household income is $61,868.
Real Estate Prices
Newmanstown real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Newmanstown house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Newmanstown, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.54% of Newmanstown’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Newmanstown is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Newmanstown who work in office and administrative support (12.96%), personal care services (8.99%) and sales jobs (8.02%).
Also of interest is that Newmanstown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Newmanstown’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 downside of living in Newmanstown, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.83 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Newmanstown doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.