Newtown Square is a medium-sized town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 21,140 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Newtown Square is the 45th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Newtown Square is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.51% 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 (20.71%), sales jobs (12.81%), and office and administrative support (12.23%).
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 very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Newtown Square really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Newtown Square perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
For the size of the town, public transportation in Newtown Square is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the train. For Newtown Square, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
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 58.10% 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 $61,581, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $246,324 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 Spanish and Korean.