Newtown Square is a medium-sized town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 20,868 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Newtown Square is the 45th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Newtown Square is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.93% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Newtown Square is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newtown Square who work in management occupations (17.18%), sales jobs (15.15%), and office and administrative support (10.53%).
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.
In addition, Newtown Square is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
If knowledge is power, Newtown Square is a pretty powerful place. 58.22% 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 $59,497, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $237,988 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 Italian, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Newtown Square is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Spanish.