StatisticNewarkDelawareNational
Population32,941973,764328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,58450491
Median age23.839.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)33%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1832%39%43%
Speak English85%87%79%
Speak Spanish4%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Newark is 611% higher than Delaware
  • The median age in Newark is 40% lower than Delaware
  • In Newark 79.18% of the population is White
  • In Newark 8.64% of the population is Black
  • In Newark 8.41% of the population is Asian

Compare Newark, DE Demographics

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      Newark population breakdown by race

      RaceNewarkDelawareNational
      White79.18%69.22%73.35%
      Black8.64%21.72%12.63%
      Asian8.41%3.68%5.22%
      American Indian0.09%0.37%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.03%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race1.82%2.76%3.06%
      Other race1.83%2.19%4.75%
      In Newark, 6.7% 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

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      Newark age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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