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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Newark is 980. Newark, Illinois is the 10,289th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Newark was in 2010, when its population was 992. In 2010, Newark was the 10,349th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,289th largest city in the US. Newark is currently 1.2% smaller than it was in 2010.
Newark has grown 10.7% since the 2000. Newark, Illinois is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 79% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|10283||West Pelzer, South Carolina||982||8.1%|
|10285||Naples, New York||981||-8.4%|
|10294||South Pekin, Illinois||979||-15.6%|
The total voting age population of Newark, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 963. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.2% of the residents of Newark are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Newark are 98.9% White, 0.4% Black, 0.3% Two or more races, 0.2% Asian and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 5.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Newark, 7.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.3%. On a per-household basis, 2.2% of families are below the poverty line in Newark.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.8% of Newark residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.6% of Newark residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.6% have a bachelor's degree and 6.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Newark residents aged 5 and older, 12.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 10.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Newark is 3.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Newark, 12.6% 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 $89,107.
In Newark, 82.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 17.1% of housing units in Newark.
Of all the housing units in Newark, 23.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Newark, 15.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Newark is $675.
In Newark, 87.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.