Newtown Square is a medium-sized town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 21,875 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Newtown Square is the 45th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Newtown Square is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.70% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Newtown Square is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newtown Square who work in management occupations (21.73%), sales jobs (12.72%), and office and administrative support (11.16%).
Also of interest is that Newtown Square has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Newtown Square is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Newtown Square’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Newtown Square is a pretty powerful place. 59.83% of the adults in Newtown Square have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Newtown Square in 2010 was $65,077, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $260,308 for a family of four.
The people who call Newtown Square home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Newtown Square residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Newtown Square include Irish, Italian, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Newtown Square is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.