newark Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 22,764 15.4 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 61,720 41.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 34,468 23.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 21,368 14.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 7,760 5.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 110,172 74.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 23,693 16.0 % 16.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 281,913 - -
19 years old and under 77,950 27.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 106,810 37.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 67,021 23.8 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 30,132 10.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 141,140 61.2 % 84.6 %
Spanish 80,414 34.8 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 9,196 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 55,261 53.0 % 33.5 %
Married 29,435 28.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 5,848 5.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 13,758 13.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 117,026 - -
Occupied Housing Units 98,524 84.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 18,502 15.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 10,538 9.0 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 9,642 8.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 21,208 18.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 35,568 30.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 9,973 8.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 6,875 5.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 23,105 19.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 117 0.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 8,804 7.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 4,431 3.8 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 11,429 9.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 13,590 11.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 27,758 23.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 31,279 26.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 17,948 15.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 4,907 4.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 72,904 62.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 1,407 1.2 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 397 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 961 0.8 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 72,760 26.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 141,422 51.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,439 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 6,216 2.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 53,758 19.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,966 55,775
Median Family Income 36,567 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 17,402 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.57 %
  • Temperature 43.93 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.41 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 28.65
    [CDD] 0
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