In 2017, Newark, NJ had a population of 285k people with a median age of 34.4 and a median household income of $35,167. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Newark, NJ grew from 281,770 to 285,156, a 1.2% increase and its median household income grew from $31,100 to $35,167, a 13.1% increase.
The population of Newark, NJ is 49% Black or African American Alone, 36.2% Hispanic or Latino, and 10.5% White Alone. N/A% of the people in Newark, NJ speak a non-English language, and 81.9% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Newark, NJ is $235,000, and the homeownership rate is 25.2%. Most people in Newark, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 34.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Newark, NJ is 1 car per household.