newark Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 21,262 14.7 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 64,916 44.9 % 32.8 %
Some College 34,455 23.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 16,568 11.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 7,393 5.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 109,602 75.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 19,809 13.7 % 13.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 280,577 - -
19 years old and under 81,429 29.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 111,332 39.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 64,298 22.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 23,518 8.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 139,618 60.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 81,197 35.4 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 8,572 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 56,274 54.8 % 33.2 %
Married 29,158 28.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 5,805 5.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 11,535 11.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 106,616 - -
Occupied Housing Units 89,182 83.6 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 17,434 16.4 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 10,969 10.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 7,636 7.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 20,113 18.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 31,983 30.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 7,945 7.5 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 6,950 6.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 20,802 19.5 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 218 0.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 8,742 8.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 6,180 5.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 11,185 10.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 10,694 10.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 21,957 20.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 30,952 29.0 % 13.1 %
Electric 14,295 13.4 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 6,661 6.2 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 65,332 61.3 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 1,830 1.7 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 109 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 955 0.9 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 61,266 22.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 139,409 50.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,831 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 7,005 2.6 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 64,668 23.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 35,947 53,657
Median Family Income 39,264 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 16,864 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 62.50 %
  • Temperature 85.18 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.15 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.05
    [CDD] 11.72
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.21 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com