|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Newark is 47,434. Newark, California is the 843rd largest city in the US.
Newark is located entirely in Alameda County.
The peak population of Newark was in 2020, when its population was 48,014. In 2020, Newark was the 825th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 843rd largest city in the US. Newark is currently 1.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Newark has grown 11.1% since the 2000. Newark, California's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Newark has a population density of 3,068.3 people per square mile.
|840||San Luis Obispo||47,545||7.1%|
|842||Rancho Santa Margarita||47,442||0.8%|
|839||Binghamton, New York||47,566||0.5%|
|840||San Luis Obispo, California||47,545||7.1%|
|842||Rancho Santa Margarita, California||47,442||0.8%|
|849||East Providence, Rhode Island||46,929||-3.7%|
The total voting age population of Newark, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 30,610. The voting age population is 51.1% male and 48.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.8% of the residents of Newark are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Newark are 33.2% Asian, 31.6% White, 23.6% Other, 6.1% Two or more races, 3.9% Black, 0.9% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.7% American Indian. Additionally, 34.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Newark, 4.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.2%. On a per-household basis, 2.9% of families are below the poverty line in Newark.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.3% of Newark residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.7% of Newark residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.6% have a bachelor's degree and 11.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Newark residents aged 5 and older, 56.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 25.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 9.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 20.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Newark is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Newark, 8.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Newark is $116,856.
In Newark, 68.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.2% of housing units in Newark.
Of all the housing units in Newark, 1.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Newark, 7.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Newark is $2,277.
In Newark, 92.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.