StatisticNewarkArkansasNational
Population1,2763,017,825328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7405891
Median age40.137.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%42%43%
Speak English99%93%79%
Speak Spanish0%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Newark is 1175% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Newark is 6% higher than Arkansas
  • In Newark 96.79% of the population is White
  • In Newark 2.04% of the population is Black
  • In Newark 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Newark, AR Demographics

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      Newark population breakdown by race

      RaceNewarkArkansasNational
      White96.79%77.72%73.35%
      Black2.04%15.52%12.63%
      Asian0.00%1.40%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.39%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race0.47%2.23%3.06%
      Other race0.31%2.28%4.75%
      In Newark, 2.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Newark age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Newark, AR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).