Newberry is a somewhat small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 10,331 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Newberry is the 43rd largest community in South Carolina.
When you are in Newberry, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.63% of Newberry’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Newberry is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Newberry who work in office and administrative support (14.30%), sales jobs (8.64%), and management occupations (8.16%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Newberry spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.29 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The education level of Newberry citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.50% of adults in Newberry have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Newberry in 2010 was $16,787, which is lower middle income relative to South Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $67,148 for a family of four. However, Newberry contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Newberry is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Newberry home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Newberry residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Newberry include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Newberry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.