StatisticSouth IronboundNewarkNew Jersey
Population density (sq mi)7,77911,6031,215
Median age33.033.039.5
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1861%53%45%
Speak Englishn/a54%69%
Speak Spanishn/a32%16%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Ironbound is 33% lower than Newark
  • The median age in South Ironbound is equal to Newark
  • In South Ironbound 48.39% of the population is White
  • In South Ironbound 12.71% of the population is Black
  • In South Ironbound 0.94% of the population is Asian

Compare Newark, NJ Demographics


      South Ironbound population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth IronboundNewarkNew Jersey
      American Indian0.03%0.50%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.03%
      Mixed race3.09%2.85%2.53%
      Other race34.84%20.24%6.35%
      In South Ironbound, 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      South Ironbound age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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