StatisticNewarkIllinoisNational
Population1,13912,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,01722891
Median age34.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1854%44%43%
Speak English91%77%79%
Speak Spanish3%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Newark is 346% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Newark is 9% lower than Illinois
  • In Newark 98.86% of the population is White
  • In Newark 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Newark 0.26% of the population is Asian

Compare Newark, IL Demographics

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      Newark population breakdown by race

      RaceNewarkIllinoisNational
      White98.86%72.14%73.35%
      Black0.00%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.26%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.18%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.70%5.86%4.75%
      In Newark, 6.9% 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, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).