Newark Information

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: Kearny, NJ, Belleville, NJ, South Orange, NJ, Hillside, NJ, East Newark, NJ, Maplewood, NJ, Harrison, NJ, East Orange, NJ, North Arlington, NJ, Irvington, NJ, 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: 07102, 07107, 07192, 07193, 07198, 07105, 07101, 07108, 07195, 07106, 07184, 07112, 07199, 07103, 07175, 07104, 07114, 07189, 07188, 07191, 07182, 07194, and 07197.

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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%)
  • Italian (2.6%)
  • Subsaharan African (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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