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B-
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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C-
  12. Commute
    C-
Newark is a town in Texas with a population of 1,276. Newark is in Wise County. Living in Newark offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Newark and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Newark are highly rated.
About Newark...
Population
1,276

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$78,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$850
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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Newark Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    20%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    7%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    29%
    13%

Working in Newark

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,393
National
$55,322
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Newark Reviews

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Newark is the typical small town. You have 1-2 grocery stores. The closest Walmart is about 15-20 minutes away. And the job commute is roughly 45 minutes.
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Spring time is the worst time of the year.
Not enough restaurants in the area