Newark Information

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

General Newark Information

State: New Jersey

County: Essex County

Close cities: East Newark, NJ, North Arlington, NJ, Orange, NJ, Harrison, NJ, Hillside, NJ, Maplewood, NJ, South Orange, NJ, Belleville, NJ, Irvington, NJ, Kearny, NJ, East Orange, NJ

Newark Population (census data)
Total 280,135 (+1.9% since 2000)
Male 135,897 (48.5%)
Female 144,238 (51.5%)

Population Density: 11,772 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 140.7 (US Avg is 100)

Newark Elevation: 95 feet above sea level

Land Area: 23.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $34,452

Zip Codes: 07198, 07107, 07199, 07106, 07189, 07195, 07192, 07114, 07104, 07101, 07175, 07102, 07103, 07193, 07105, 07184, 07108, 07188, 07112, 07191, 07197, 07182, and 07194.

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Newark Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (53.5%)
  • Hispanic (29.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (14.2%)
  • Other race (14.0%)
  • Two or more races (4.4%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Portuguese (5.8%)
  • Subsaharan African (2.6%)
  • Italian (2.6%)
  • West Indian (2.3%)
  • United States (1.8%)
Foriegn Born: 66,057 people (23.6%)
  • Latin America (71.6%)
  • Europe (28.4%)

Newark School Information

High Schools
Malcolm X Shabazz High (80 Johnson Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)
Newark Vocational High School (301 West Kinney Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Science High (40 Rector Street, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Newark District)
Technology High (223 Broadway, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
University High (55 Clinton Place, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)
West Side High (403 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
West Side High School AOF (403 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Camden Middle (321 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Luis Munoz Marin Middle (663 Broadway, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Vailsburg Middle School (107 Ivy Street, Newark, NJ, 07106 - Newark District)
Elementary Schools
Madison Elementary (823 South 16th Street, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)
Other/Private Schools
Abington Avenue (209 Abington Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107 - Newark District)
Academy Of Vocational Careers (74 Montgomery Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Alexander Street (43 Alexander Street, Newark, NJ, 07106 - Newark District)
Ann Street (30 Ann Street, Newark, NJ, 07105 - Newark District)
Arts (556 M. L. King Boulevard, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Newark District)
Avon Avenue (219 Avon Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)
Barringer (90 Parker Street, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Belmont Runyon (1 Belmont-Runyon Way, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)
Boylan Early Childhood Center (15 Boylan Street, Newark, NJ, 07106 - Newark District)
Bragaw Avenue (103 Bragaw Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07112 - Newark District)
Branch Brook School (228 Ridge Street, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Broadway (180 Oraton Street, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Burnet Street (28 Burnet Street, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Newark District)
Camden Street (281 Camden Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Central (100 Summer Street, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Newark District)
Chancellor Avenue (321 Chancellor Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07112 - Newark District)
Chancellor Avenue Annex (255 Chancellor Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07112 - Newark District)
Cleveland (388 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Clinton Avenue (534 Clinton Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)
Dayton Street (226 Dayton Street, Newark, NJ, 07114 - Newark District)
Discovery Charter School (303-9 Washington Street, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Discovery Charter School District)
Dr. E Alma Flagg (150 3rd Street, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Dr. William H Horton (291 N 7th Street, Newark, NJ, 07107 - Newark District)
East Side (238 Van Buren Street, Newark, NJ, 07105 - Newark District)
Eighteenth Avenue (229 18th Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)
Elliott Street (721 Summer Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Essex County Vocational N 13th Street Newark (300 N 13th Street, Newark, NJ, 07107 - Essex County Vocational District)
Fifteenth Avenue (557 Fifteenth Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
First Avenue (284 First Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107 - Newark District)
Fourteenth Avenue (186-14th Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Franklin (42 Park Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
George Washington Carver (333 Clinton Place, Newark, NJ, 07112 - Newark District)
Gladys Hillman-Jones School (63 Webster Street, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Gray Charter School (55 Liberty Street, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Gray Charter School District)
Greater Newark Academy Charter School (72 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Greater Newark Academy Charter District)
Harriet Tubman (504 South Tenth Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Hawkins Street (8 Hawkins Street, Newark, NJ, 07105 - Newark District)
Hawthorne Avenue (428 Hawthorne Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07112 - Newark District)
Lady Liberty Academy Charter School (P. O. Box 180, Newark, NJ, 07114 - Lady Liberty Academy Charter District)
Lafayette Street (205 Lafayette Street, Newark, NJ, 07105 - Newark District)
Lincoln (87 Richelieu Terrace, Newark, NJ, 07106 - Newark District)
Louise A. Spencer (66 Muhammad Ali Boulevard, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)
Maple Avenue School (33 Maple Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07112 - Newark District)
Maria L. Varisco-Rogers Charter School (441-43 Broad Street, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Maria L. Varisco-Rogers Charter School District)
Marion P. Thomas Charter School (370-374 South 7th Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Marion P. Thomas Charter District)
Martin Luther King Jr. (108 South 9th Street, Newark, NJ, 07107 - Newark District)
McKinley (1 Colonnade Place, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Miller Street (41 Miller Street, Newark, NJ, 07114 - Newark District)
Morton Street (75 Morton Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Mt. Vernon (142 Mount Vernon Place, Newark, NJ, 07106 - Newark District)
New Horizons Community Charter School (45-59 Hayes Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - New Horizons Community Charter District)
Newark Youth Build (31 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Newark Public Schools District)
Newton Street (150 Newton Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
North Star Academy Charter School Of Newark (10 Washington Place, Newark, NJ, 07102 - North Star Academy Charter District)
Oliver Street (104 Oliver Street, Newark, NJ, 07105 - Newark District)
Peshine Avenue (433 Peshine Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07112 - Newark District)
Quitman Community School (21 Quitman Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Rafael Hernandez School (345 Broadway, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Renaissance Academy (200 Washington Street, Newark, NJ, 07102 - Newark District)
Ridge Street (735 Ridge Street, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Robert Treat Academy Charter School (443 Clifton Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Robert Treat Academy Charter District)
Roberto Clemente (257 Summer Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07104 - Newark District)
Roseville Avenue School (70 Roseville Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
South Seventeenth Street (619 South Seventeenth Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
South Street (151 South Street, Newark, NJ, 07114 - Newark District)
Speedway Avenue (26 Speedway Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07106 - Newark District)
Sussex Avenue (307 Sussex Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107 - Newark District)
TEAM Newark Collegiate Academy A KIPP School (85 Custer Ave., Newark, NJ, 07112 - Team Academy charter District)
Team Academy Charter School (85 Custer Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07112 - Team Academy Charter School District)
Thirteenth Avenue (359 Thirteenth Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Warren Street (200 Warren Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Newark District)
Weequahic (279 Chancellor Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07112 - Newark District)
West Market Street Center (91 West Market Street, Newark, NJ, 07103 - Essex County Vocational District)
William H Brown Academy (695 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)
Wilson Avenue (19 Wilson Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07108 - Newark District)

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