Newark Information

Newark Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Newark, AR

General Newark Information

State: Arkansas

County: Independence County

Close cities: Oil Trough, AR, Cord, AR, Thida, AR, Sulphur Rock, AR, Charlotte, AR, Rosie, AR, Magness, AR, Newport, AR, Salado, AR, Moorefield, AR, Jacksonport, AR, Fifty-Six, AR

Newark Population (census data)
Total 1,226 (+0.2% since 2000)
Male 570 (46.5%)
Female 656 (53.5%)

Population Density: 701 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.5 (US Avg is 100)

Newark Elevation: 292 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1889

Land Area: 1.75 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,411

Zip Codes: 72562.

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Newark Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.0%)
  • American Indian (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Black (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (20.3%)
  • Irish (12.8%)
  • English (9.4%)
  • German (5.7%)
  • Dutch (3.3%)
  • French (1.8%)

Newark School Information

High Schools
Newark High School (1500 N Hill Street, Newark, AR, 72562 - Cedar Ridge School District District)
Elementary Schools
Newark Elementary School (3549 Cord Road, Newark, AR, 72562 - Cedar Ridge School District District)

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