StatisticNewarkCaliforniaNational
Population44,67739,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,22025691
Median age38.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%46%43%
Speak English47%56%79%
Speak Spanish24%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Newark is 1158% higher than California
  • The median age in Newark is 6% higher than California
  • In Newark 34.21% of the population is White
  • In Newark 4.92% of the population is Black
  • In Newark 29.99% of the population is Asian

Compare Newark, CA Demographics

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      Newark population breakdown by race

      RaceNewarkCaliforniaNational
      White34.21%61.26%73.35%
      Black4.92%5.85%12.63%
      Asian29.99%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.54%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.81%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race7.47%4.62%3.06%
      Other race22.06%13.28%4.75%
      In Newark, 34.1% 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, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).