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Newark Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
48,640
Unemployment Rate
5.5%
Poverty Rate
20.3%
Non-Citizens
0.7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 7 responses
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  • Open
    43%
  • Awesome Community
    14%
  • quiet
    14%
  • Sketchy
    14%
  • undesirable
    14%

Newark Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    38%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    92%
  • Two or more races
    4%
  • African American
    3%
  • Hispanic
    1%
  • Asian
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    53%
  • Male
    47%
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    16%

Income

Median Household Income
$40,129
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    33%
  • $25-$44k
    22%
  • $45-$74k
    21%
  • $75-$149k
    19%
  • $150k+
    4%
Median Individual Income
$22,170
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    34%
  • $15-$34k
    35%
  • $35-$64k
    21%
  • $65k+
    10%

Community

Poll
29%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.7 responses
Poll
63%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.8 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 5 responses
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  • Dont move here
    40%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    20%
  • The neighborhood, the town, and the people
    20%
  • This is a town everyone wants to leave
    20%
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