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 91.69% 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 (19.17%), office and administrative support (11.59%), and sales jobs (11.38%).
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.
Because of many things, Newtown Square is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Newtown Square a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Newtown Square has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Newtown Square’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Newtown Square use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Newtown Square‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the train. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Newtown Square, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Newtown Square is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 60.41% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Newtown Square in 2010 was $68,001, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $272,004 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 Urdu.