StatisticDayton-Weequahic ParkNewarkNew Jersey
Population2,788280,1398,882,190
Population density (sq mi)2,57111,6031,215
Median age40.833.039.5
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%53%45%
Speak Englishn/a54%69%
Speak Spanishn/a32%16%

Key findings

  • The population density in Dayton-Weequahic Park is 78% lower than Newark
  • The median age in Dayton-Weequahic Park is 24% higher than Newark
  • In Dayton-Weequahic Park 12.58% of the population is White
  • In Dayton-Weequahic Park 74.62% of the population is Black
  • In Dayton-Weequahic Park 0.25% of the population is Asian

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      Dayton-Weequahic Park population breakdown by race

      RaceDayton-Weequahic ParkNewarkNew Jersey
      White12.58%24.35%68.15%
      Black74.62%50.24%13.54%
      Asian0.25%1.75%9.19%
      American Indian0.00%0.50%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.03%
      Mixed race1.56%2.85%2.53%
      Other race10.99%20.24%6.35%
      In Dayton-Weequahic Park, 36.0% 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.

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      Dayton-Weequahic Park age breakdown

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