Newberry, Florida, United States

🇺🇸 Newberry is a city located in the south-west corner of Alachua County, Florida, United States. Much of the city borders neighboring Gilchrist County, to the west. The current Mayor is Jordan Marlowe.

Developed as a mining and railroad town in the late 19th century, since the mid-20th century it has developed new commodity crops for agriculture. In 1984 Freddie Warmack was elected as its first black mayor, gaining 60% of the white vote. The city's historic district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Since 2019, Newberry's city commission has included a National Development Officer for the right-wing John Birch Society.

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Newberry has a population of over 7,342 people. Newberry also forms part of the wider Alachua County which has a population of over 278,468 people. Newberry is situated near Gainesville.

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